"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 Arrested after Fight at Apartment Complex

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: El Paso Police arrest two people after a fight at an apartment complex...

    El Paso Police Initiate Forty DWI Related Cases over Memorial Day Weekend

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department initiated forty (40) Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) related cases over the 2015 Memorial Day weekend...

    Police Identify Man Shot By Police

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: Police identify the man shot by police. Police identified the man as 22-year old David Alejandro Gandara. The investigation continues...

    Summer Safety Tips

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department is committed to ensuring the safety of our community...

    Driver Charged With DWI Was Driving Wrong Way

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: A 22-year old female driver has been arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated early Thursday...

    Police and Texas Rangers Investigate Officer Involved Shooting

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department and Texas Rangers are currently conducting an investigation into an officer involved shooting that occurred earlier this morning...

    Click It Or Ticket Enforcement On-going

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: Click It Or Ticket enforcement is on-going. The El Paso Police Department has received a grant from the Texas Department of Transportation for the annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign...

    Police Asking for Help in Finding Missing Man

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: Police ask for the public’s help in locating a missing man. 49-year old Jaime Javier Ramirez was last seen on September 11, 2014 when he left his residence...

    Police Ask For Public s Help Locating Missing Man

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    Two Men Booked for Discharging Firearms in City Limits

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: The two men who were arrested after firing guns outside Union Plaza early Sunday morning have been booked...

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