Thank you for your support during the Primary Election! I am grateful to the citizens of Bernalillo County. Together we can continue to move the community forward.

Sheriff Gonzales began his career on August 14th, 1989. Over the span of twenty-four years the Sheriff has served in all divisions, commands, and shifts within the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department. Relentlessly he worked his way through the ranks of the department and was promoted to Sergeant, Lieutenant, and Captain. He was unanimously appointed Sheriff on November 30th, 2009 by the Bernalillo County Commission, when the sitting Sheriff resigned.


Sheriff Manuel Gonzales III was sworn into office on January 1st 2015. Bernalillo County is the most populous county in the State of New Mexico with approximately 750,000 residents. Bernalillo County encompasses the greater Albuquerque area. As Sheriff, he has committed himself to serving the citizens and staff of his agency.


"I am proud to have successfully restored the trust, confidence and law enforcement services to the citizens of Bernalillo County through accountability, collaboration and unbiased law enforcement services."

"Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth."


-Muhammad Ali

"I am committed to building on our ongoing successes through professionalism, empowerment and performance!"

You can find voter information for

Bernalillo County elections at the link below.

Thank you for your support!

Paid for by the committee to re-elect Manuel Gonzales III for Bernalillo County Sheriff, Treasurer Dolores Gonzales-Limon.