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Crimes Against Children

What is Child Abuse? An act or the failure to act by a parent or guardian, resulting in death, physical trauma or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation or presents an instance where a child may be at imminent risk. Most child abuse cases happen in a child’s home, with fewer instances occurring in the […]

Juvenile Justice Program

About Juvenile Justice Programs: The focus is on the needs of children referred to the New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) and to Juvenile Justice Division (JJD). To provide supervision to juveniles who have been referred to the juvenile probation and parole office. To provide each client with an individualized care plan, which […]

Pre-Prosecution Diversion Program

Serving the Community This 13th Judicial District Attorney’s office prosecutes violations of state criminal laws such as felonies, some misdemeanors, juvenile delinquency and DWIs. We also handle civil commitments and various civil cases.District Attorney Lemuel L. Martinez also works with programs which can educate you and keep your criminal record clean. The Pre Prosecution Diversion […]


DWI Providing a breath sample with a blood alcohol concentration (B.A.C) of .08 or higher Driving a commercial vehicle .04 B.A.C or higher Aggravated DWI Providing a breath sample of .16 B.A.C. Causing bodily injury while driving intoxicated Refusing to submit to a chemical test and subsequently found by the court to have been intoxicated […]

Domestic Violence

Domestic Abuse Occurs when a partner in an intimate relationship attempts to control the behavior and actions of the other person. Domestic abuse can take psychological and physical forms. Domestic violence is categorized by the use of physical violence to achieve this end. Partners may be married, heterosexual, gay, lesbian, living together, separated or dating. […]

Community Service

District Attorney Lemuel Martinez thrives on helping the community in many ways.  His offices are involved in the community by sponsoring blood drives, raising money for breast cancer, holding bake sales to raise money for domestic violence awareness, holding annual food drives during the Thanksgiving season, Toy Drive for UNM Children’s Hospital and speaking about […]