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

    El Paso Police Continue to Provide Fingerprinting Services at Northeast Regional Command Center

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Records Division continues to provide fingerprinting for the purpose of identification in 2018...

    Animal Cruelty Unit Offices Moved to Police Headquarters

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Animal Cruelty Investigations Unit (ACIU) has been moved to the Police Headquarters building, located at 911 N. Raynor in Five Points...

    Gang Unit Arrest Two in Separate Incidents

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Gang unit have arrested and charged two men with illegal narcotics in two separate traffic stops...

    Couple Commit Armed Robbery at 7-11

    Police Department
    A man armed with a shotgun entered the 7-11 store at 6500 Escondido robbed the clerk of money and cigarettes then fled in an awaiting vehicle...

    Man Charged with Intoxicated Assault

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Central Regional Command and DWI Task Force responded to a traffic collision involving a pedestrian just after 6 p.m., Saturday...

    Robbery Suspect Sought

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Westside Regional Command Center and the Crimes Against Persons unit are seeking information about the man responsible for West El Paso Robberies...

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