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Officer of the Month 

Last Updated: 11/13/2013

December 2013

 

Officer Marcelino Peralta NM State Youth Hunter Ed Challenge Raton NM

Officer Marcelino Peralta NM State Youth Hunter Ed Challenge Raton NM

Officer Marcelino Peralta Rio Penasco Open Gate Survey, Mayhill NM
Officer Marcelino Peralta, Rio Penasco Open Gate Survey, Mayhill NM

Name:

Marcelino Peralta

 

Duty Station:

Alamogordo District Officer

 

Special Area of Responsibility/Game Mgmt Units:

GMU 28 and 34

 

Education:

Bachelor of Science in Wildlife & Fisheries and a Minor in Criminal Justice - ENMU

 

Length of Service:

2.5 years

 

Specialty or Interest:

Law Enforcement & Conservation in the Classroom

 

Current Projects/Assignments:

Transplant of Desert Bighorn Sheep to Sacramento Mts., Wildlife Conservation in NM program and OHV patrols

 

Best Thing About the Job:

The continuous training that makes you a better Officer and establishing a brotherhood with fellow Officers.

 

Most Common Question People Have:

1. Is there any fishing opportunities near Alamogordo?

 

2. Where's Officer Jason Kline?

 

Answer:

1. Absolutely, there is Silver Lake, located on Highway 244 in the Mescalero jurisdiction.  Also, there is an Open Gate program on the Rio Penasco, located in Mayhill, NM.

 

2. I'm not sure... but I'll need to see your license.

 

Contact Information:

Call 575-430-4212 or email Marcelino.Peralta@state.nm.us

 

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