Is there a quota system for New Mexic...

Is there a quota system for New Mexico's state police?

There are 1 comment on the KOB-TV story from Mar 4, 2010, titled Is there a quota system for New Mexico's state police?. In it, KOB-TV reports that:

Eyewitness News 4 has uncovered documentation that indicates some police officers have been mandated to write a certain number tickets per month or face possible punishment.

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nmle9390

Hobbs, NM

#1 Mar 4, 2010
As someone close to the source, I can tell you, YES, there is a quota. All of the "foot soldiers" with the SP have fought the system and have tried their best to assure that they are being professional and fair. Yet, administration has now started to punish us for failure to "meet the minimum performance standard." There are some of us that have been written up for insubordination for failing to meet quota.

Something needs to change. We are THRILLED that this has finally come to light! Maybe now we can get back to the business of being professional law enforcement officers, instead of ticket jockeys.

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