Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center Administrator
Monday - Friday
8 am - 4 pm
As part of the criminal justice system, the mission of the Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center is to incarcerate all persons legally placed in our custody in the most humane and constitutional way possible, while, guaranteeing the safety and security of the community, detainees, visitors, and staff.
The duties of the detention center staff are to be carried out with an attitude and behavior that evokes honesty, integrity, and professionalism, as to be an asset to the community of which they serve. The policies and procedures contained is our manual are to govern the attitude and behaviors of the detention center staff to ensure the best and most humane treatment to all in our custody.
About Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center
The Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center was built in 1989 as a 42-bed facility. The Vigil-Maldonado Detention Center is named after two long-time serving Colfax County Sheriffs, Mr. Joe Vigil and former Colfax County Commission Chairman, Mr. Jim Maldonado.