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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

    Pedestrian Fatality on McCombs

    Police Department
    Officers with the Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit responded to the 9400 block of McCombs to assist with the investigation of a fatal collision involving a pedestrian...

    Missing Person Endangered

    Police Department
    Detectives with the Crimes Against Persons unit request the public’s assistance in locating an elderly female that went missing yesterday...

    Pebble Hills Tactical Arrest Two Men for Burglary within Two Hours after Burglary is Reported

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Pebble Hills Regional Command Center responded to a Burglary of Habitation at a residence in the 3400 block of Tierra Cromo...

    Mission Valley Tactical Arrest Man for Burglary of Vehicle

    Police Department
    Investigators assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Mission Valley Tactical unit have arrested and charged a man in a Tuesday morning Burglary...

    48th Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit responded to assist Northeast Patrol with a serious collision Thursday morning at Gateway North and Diana...

    Shooting on Trina Pl

    Police Department
    The Department’s Gang unit with the assistance from the SWAT team arrested an 18 –year old responsible for a shooting...

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