Private Investigations Board: Members and Meetings
Christopher Martinez, Professional Member
Patrick Whitney, Professional Member
Diane Dosal, Public Member
Tony Garley, Professional Member
Vacant, Professional Member
The New Mexico Private Investigations Advisory Board will hold a Regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. The meeting will begin at 1:00 PM and will be held at the Regulation & Licensing Department, 5200 Oakland Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113.
A copy of the agenda will be available at least 72 hours prior to the meeting and may be obtained at the Board office located on the 2nd floor of the Toney Anaya Building, 2550 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM, or by calling the Board office at (505) 476-4622. The agenda will also be posted on our website at www.rld.state.nm.us, Private Investigations under Members and Meetings.
Persons requesting to be placed on the agenda shall submit a written request, describing in detail the subject to be discussed, and when applicable, submitting at least ten (10) copies of any supporting documentation, at least five (5) days prior to a regular meeting scheduled by the Board. Persons with incomplete license applications are not eligible to be placed on the agenda
Portions of the meeting may be closed to the public while the Board is in Executive Session to discuss licensing matters pursuant to Section 10-15-1.H of the Open Meetings Act.
If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the hearing or meeting, please contact the Board office at the address indicated above as soon as possible, but not less than one week prior to the meeting.
MEETING AGENDA: (CLICK HERE)
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.