As part of a dynamic organization Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility(SNMCF) is dedicated to the highest attainable quality of excellence in corrections. It is our responsibility that every outcome produced contributes to the departmental mission of public safety. The employees of Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility are committed to serving the citizens of New Mexico with highest ethical standards.

Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility (SNMCF) is located near Las Cruces, a community of approximately 80,000 in South-Central New Mexico. The facility was built on the west mesa overlooking the Mesilla Valley and Organ Mountains as a medium-security facility. In 1996, a minimum-restrict facility with a capacity of 330 opened, housing inmates now classified as Level II.

Ronald Martinez

Ronald Martinez


Keith Miller

Keith Miller

Deputy Warden, Administration

Oscar Trevizo

Oscar Trevizo

Deputy Warden

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Visitation Information  

To schedule a visit please email your information to
The information you will need to provide is your full name, email address and the inmates name and number you are wanting to schedule a visit with.

For information regarding Visitation click here  

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Contact Us & Inmates

P.O. Box 639
1983 Joe R. Silva Boulevard
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88004-0639

Phone 575.523.3200 
Fax 575.523.3349

After 3:30 PM Please use the following # 575.523.3223

Send all mail for inmates to their location address above. Please make sure and put to their attention and their NMCD#. Inmates are not allowed to receive phone calls or any electronic correspondence.


How to put money on an inmate account?

An approved visitor can send a money order with the inmates name and number to the facility.