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Officer of the Month 

Last Updated: 06/27/2012

July 2012


Officer Anthony on patrol
Sergeant Anthony on patrol in the San Pedro Wilderness


Matt Anthony

Duty Station:

Farmington District Sergeant

Special Area of Responsibility/Game Mgmt Units:

GMU 2 & 7


Bachelor of Science in Wildlife & Fisheries

Length of Service:

13+ years

Specialty or Interest:

Law Enforcement instructor in Firearms, Use of Force and reality/scenario based training.

Current Projects/Assignments:

Supervise the Aztec, Farmington, Bloomfield and Navajo Dam Districts. Lead firearms instructor for the Departments recruit school

Best Thing About the Job:

The feeling of pride when I see people enjoying wildlife and nature.

Most Common Question People Have:

Where should I go to hunt deer?


This is such a hard question to answer.  It depends on so many things, I always try and give good options.

Contact Information:

Call 505-947-9801 or email