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Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center (Formerly New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility)

Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center (Formerly New Mexico Women's Correctional Facility)

Customer base: New Mexico Department of Corrections - Facility Type: Multi-Security, Leased since 2021
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1700 East Old Highway 66; Mailing: P.O. Box 800, Grants, NM 87020
Phone: 505-287-2941 Fax: 505-285-6828

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Betty Judd, Warden

Facility Leader: Betty Judd, Warden

Betty Judd was named warden at Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in January 2020. Prior, she served as warden at Cibola County Correctional Center. Judd joined CoreCivic in 1989 as a records manager at Northwest New Mexico, and has held multiple roles of increasing responsibility at CoreCivic facilities since, including correctional counselor, program manager, personnel investigator, case manager, unit manager, chief of unit management, and assistant warden.

Community Activities

Future Foundation Family Center, Cibola Chamber of Commerce, Grants VFW and Auxiliary, Grants/Cibola County Schools, American Legion, Disabled Veterans, Grants Main Street, Roberta's Place, Grants Food Pantry, Local Law Enforcement, Elks Lodge, Knights of Columbus, CYFD (Children Youth and Family), Cibola General Hospital and Rotary

Facility Reports

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Facility Awards

Accreditation by the American Correctional Association (ACA)

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Inmates at Northwest New Mexico Facility Earn College Degrees

April 22, 2021

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Facility PREA Information

The following information is provided in accordance with PREA (Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003). Learn more

Compliance Manager: Vacant



Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center

Attention: Warden

PO Box 800
Grants, NM 87020




PREA Hotline: 575-523-3303


PREA Coordinator

PO BOX 639

Las Cruces, New Mexico 88004


Call the CoreCivic Ethics and Compliance Hotline: 1-800-461-9330, or


Facility PREA Policy (14-2): Download

PREA Audit Date: May 18-20, 2017

PREA Audit Report: Download

PREA Audit Date or Scheduled Audit Date: June 19-21, 2017

PREA Audit Report: Download

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