"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

    Another Individual Charged in Theft Ring

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department has arrested and charged another man in a Theft Ring that operated from June 2016 until July 2017...

    38th Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to Montana and Killarney to assist with the investigation of a two vehicle collision...

    Collision George Dieter at Ed Merrins

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to the 1600 block of George Dieter to assist with the investigation of a two vehicle collision...

    Community Crime Map Available to Citizens

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department has numerous ways for the public to access crime information...

    Crimes Against Persons is Seeking the Assistance

    Police Department
    The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit continues to investigation the death of 26-year old Devon Leatherbury...

    Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Children (CAC) unit has arrested an El Paso man on charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child on Friday, September 15, 2017...

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