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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

    DWI Driver who Used False Identification and Name Had Warrants

    Police Department
    An officer assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s DWI/Traffic Task force has arrested and charged a man with DWI, Fail to Identify - Fugitive from Justice, and three outstanding warrants after a Wednesday morning incident...

    Man with a Gun Call at Mechanic Shop

    Police Department
    A man that entered a mechanic and body shop armed with a gun and threatened to kill himself has been taken into custody and referred for a mental health evaluation...

    Woman Charged with Filing a False Police Report

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Pebble Hills Tactical unit has arrested and charged an El Paso woman after she filed a false police report...

    President Trump Rally at the Coliseum

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department participated in a multi-agency operation to assist the U.S. Secret Service during the president’s visit to El Paso...

    Fight at Profe Bar

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons detectives are continuing the investigation into a bar fight early Sunday morning that left a man with life threatening injuries...

    Male Arrested After Strangling Family Pets

    Police Department
    Detectives with the Animal Cruelty Investigative unit have charged a man with two counts of animal abuse after discovering he strangled his family dogs...

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