Thank you for considering a career in law enforcement with the El Paso Police Department. Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately. This position will close immediately after the limit of 500 applications have been received.  

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The following are the tentative dates for testing:

  • Written Examination: November 13,2017 - November 17, 2017
  • Job Simulation Examination: December 05, 2017 & December 11, 2017

"It is the mission of the El Paso Police Department to provide services with integrity and dedication, to preserve life, to enforce the law, and to work in partnership with the community to enhance the quality of life in the City of El Paso"

Core of Values

We respect life...
We hold the preservation of life as our sacred duty.
Our value of human life set our priorities.

We revere the truth...
We accept nothing less than truth, honesty
and integrity in our profession.

We enforce the law...
We recognize that our basic responsibility is
to enforce the law. Our role is to resolve problems
through the law, not to judge or punish.

We seek community partnership...
We view the people of our community as partners
who deserve our concern, care and attention. We are
committed to reducing the fear of crime in our
community, and we endeavor to do this by
creating partnerships in our neighborhoods.

We honor our police powers...

We understand that our police powers are
derived from the people we serve. We do not
tolerate the abuse of our police authority.

We conduct ourselves with dignity...

We recognize that our personal conduct, both
on and off duty, is inseparable from the professional
reputation of both the officer and the department.


Press Releases

    DWI Driver had Marijuana Driving a Stolen Vehicle and Two Warrants

    Police Department
    Officers of the El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Patrol and DWI Task Force have arrested and charged 37-year of Jose Luis TARIN with several offenses as a result of an early morning traffic stop...

    CAP Charges Second Person in NE Murder

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Person (CAP) unit has arrested and charged a second male in the death of 16 – Trevion Veal...

    Police Investigate Early Morning Fatal Collision

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit was called to assist Mission Valley Regional Command Center with a single vehicle collision early Tuesday...

    Police Investigate Fatal Collision Involving Pedestrian

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit was called to assist Mission Valley Regional Command Center with a fatal collision involving a pedestrian...

    Teen Arrested in Northeast El Paso Murder

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons (CAP) detectives have arrested and charged a 17-year old Moses Jack POPP with Murder in the death of 16-year old Trevion Veal that occurred on Monday, just before 3 a.m...

    El Paso Police Department K-9 Kim Dies

    Police Department
    K-9 Officer Gabriel Corral #1495 along with the Narcotics Division, are mourning the unexpected loss of canine Officer Kim (medically related death). K-9 Kim was a 10-year-old German Shepard, born on August 30, 2007...

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