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Western New Mexico Correctional Facility (WNMCF) is located in Cibola County, City of Grants, New Mexico and is comprised of two facilities.

The first facility is the Reception and Diagnostic Center for female offenders as well as a Level III-General Population and Level IV-General Population for female offenders in the New Mexico Corrections Department. The primary focus at Western New Mexico Correctional Facility is Re-Entry, Education, Employment opportunities, as well as Peer Education programs.

The second facility is a medium custody male facility, with a capacity of 673 beds. The facility was transitioned from private to public operation in November of 2021

Jessica Vigil-Richards

Jessica Vigil-Richards


Teresa Bittinger

Teresa Bittinger

Deputy Warden - North

Mike De La Torre

Mike De La Torre

Deputy Warden- South

Visitation Information  

For information regarding Visitation click here  

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Contact information for male facility

Physical Address

1700 East Old Highway 66
Grants, New Mexico 87020

Phone 505.287.2941
Fax 505.876.8200 

Contact Information for female facility

Phone 505.876.8333

Fax 505.876.8200


Inmate mail information

For directions on sending mail to an inmate, click here



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.