"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

    Two Charged After Family Fight

    Police Department
    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Central Patrol responded to an aggravated Family Fight call just after noon on Tuesday at a residence in the 900 block of Raynolds...

    Police Investigate Fourteen Fatal Collisions Since June 16

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit has responded to and investigated fourteen fatal collisions between 06/16 – 07/25/2017...

    Motorcycle Collision on Gateway West

    Police Department
    Investigators with the Special Traffic Investigations unit responded to the 9000 block of Gateway West to assist with the investigation of a motorcycle collision...

    Fatal 33

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department Westside Patrol responded to a single vehicle fatal collision in the 5500 block of Montoya just after 1:00 a.m., Tuesday...

    The City of El Paso Accepting Applications for Police Trainee till August 1

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department continues to accept applications for the position of Police Trainee...

    Motorcyclist Killed in Friday Crash

    Police Department
    El PASO, Texas – A man is killed after the motorcycle he was driving crashes into the back of a dump truck in West El Paso...

    Man on Bicycle Killed by Hit and Run Driver

    Police Department
    El PASO, Texas – A man is dead after his bicycle was struck by a hit and run driver in West El Paso...

    Chain Reaction Motorcycle Crash in Mission Valley

    Police Department
    El PASO, Texas – A chain reaction crash in the Mission Valley Region involving three motorcycles and one car leaves one man in critical condition with life threatening injuries...

    Shot Fired During Aggravated Robbery

    Police Department
    El PASO, Texas – An armed robbery in the Mission Valley resulted in one offender firing a round into the ceiling of the store...

    30th Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit (STI) responded to assist Northeast Patrol with a serious single vehicle collision in the 6300 block of Alabama, Friday at 7:44 a.m...

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