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"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

    Three Arrested with Over One Hundred Pounds of Marijuana on Thursday in East El Paso

    Police Department
    Investigators of the Source City Metro Narcotics Task Force have arrested and charged three individuals from El Paso with 123.23 pounds of Marijuana...

    Recruitment for Summer Youth Academies Opens Today

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS – The El Paso Police Department will be hosting their annual summer youth academy at the Westside Regional Command the week of July 23-27, 2018...

    CAC Looking for Victims of Former Priest Arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault Child

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Children (CAC) unit continues their on-going investigation regarding former priest Miguel LUNA who has been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child...

    UPDATE Westside Tactical File Additional Burglary Charges

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Westside Tactical unit has charged VILLESCAS and PENA with additional burglaries...

    Suspect Sought in Circle K Robberies Arrested

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Mission Valley Investigations and Tactical unit have arrested and charged the man responsible for a series of Aggravated Robberies at the Circle K store located at 7100 N. Loop...

    Westside Tactical Charge Sunland Park Man with Seven Counts of Burglary of Habitation

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Westside Tactical unit has arrested and charged 24-year old Francisco VILLECAS and 19-year old Cristal PENA in a recent rash of Westside Burglaries...

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