Pat Gallegos Named New Portales Chief of Police

By Aaron Langston

Published 12/04 2013 04:53PM

Updated 12/04 2013 09:14PM

PORTALES -- A hometown boy is taking the reigns of the Portales Police Department.

Pat Gallegos was was hired by the City Manager this week.

Gallegos was hired by the department back in 2008 and has been the Interim Chief since September.

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