"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

    Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    A local Silver Alert has been issued for a missing endangered 80 -year old male...

    Update 10th Traffic Fatality of 2017

    Police Department
    The name of the driver that passed away in the fatal collision at Gateway East and Giles has been cleared for release...

    Update Cancel Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    The local Silver Alert for Mr. Robert Collins has been cancelled...

    UPDATE Mug Shot Released of Man Charged with Murder in NE Shooting

    Police Department
    The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit has released the mug shot of 45-year old John CASTO...

    10th Traffic Fatality of 2017

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigations officers responded to assist with the investigation of a fatal collision at Gateway E. and Giles...

    STI Investigates Fatal NE Collision

    Police Department
    The Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit of the El Paso Police Department responded to assist Northeast Patrol with a collision that involved a motor vehicle and a pedestrian Wednesday afternoon...

    Car Thief Victimizing Sellers on Craigslist

    Police Department
    Auto Theft Task Force (ATTF) officers arrested a man who had recently stolen two cars that had been posted for sale on Craigslist...

    The City of El Paso is Accepting Applications for El Paso Police Trainee

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department has opened the filing period for the positon of POLICE TRAINEE...

    Car Thief Victimizing Sellers on Craigslist

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    UPDATE Individual Responsible for Saturday Morning Shooting in NE El Paso is Arrested by Gang Unit

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Gang Unit has arrested the individual responsible for the shooting outside a Northeast El Paso Bar early Saturday...

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