Private Investigations Board: Members and Meetings
Christopher Martinez, Professional Member
Patrick Whitney, Professional Member
Diane Dosal, Public Member
Tony Garley, Professional Member
Meeting Information: The next PI Board meeting is being planned for mid-to-late March.
March 1, 2015 is the full implementation date for new rules, fees and procedures for the Private Investigations Advisory Board.
All new and renewal applications received by the PI Board must meet the following requirements or they will be returned to the applicant.
> All forms used must be the current version down loaded from the RLD web site or obtained from the PI Board office. All other forms are obsolete.
> Fees must be in accordance with the schedule in 16.48.5 NMAC.
All new security guard applications must meet the following requirements or they will be returned to the applicant.
> The security guard jurisprudence examination must be included with all applications for new Security Guard and Private Patrol Operator licenses. Applicants must achieve a score of 90% on the examination. Answers to the examination are found in the Private Investigations Rules and Regulations, Tile 16, Chapter 48, Parts 1 thru 8 (16.48.1 to 8). Copies of the rules are posted on this web site under "Rules and Laws" at Chapter 48 Private Law Enforcement Practitioners.
> Training for security guards must be provided by a Board approved instructor. Certificates of training must include the instructor’s approval number. A sample certificate is in the “Forms and Applications” on the RLD web site.