"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

    Vehicle Theft Prevention Event Free Window VIN Etching

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Auto Theft Task Force and The Central Regional Command’s PAR Unit and Explorer Post have teamed up with Costco to provide a Vehicle Theft Prevention Event...

    Four Charged with Attempted Murder in Northeast El Paso Drive by Shooting

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit and Gang unit’s investigation into Sunday evenings Drive by Shooting has resulted in four individuals being charged...

    Man Charged with Improper Relationship Educator Student

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Children unit has arrested and charged a man with Improper Relationship between Educator/Student...

    28th Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    Investigators assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations Unit were notified on Friday, July 14, 2017 that 60-year old Danny Barker had died from the injuries he sustained in a single vehicle collision on July 2, 2017...

    29th Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit (STI) responded to assist Pebble Hills Patrol with a fatal motorcycle collision in the 2900 block of George Dieter Sunday evening...

    Police Investigate Drive by Shooting

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Regional Command Center responded to a drive by shooting in the 3800 block of Hayes Sunday evening...

    Police Investigate Drive by Shooting

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Regional Command Center responded to a drive by shooting in the 3800 block of Hayes Sunday evening...

    Woman Charged with Over Seven Grams of Methamphetamine

    Police Department
    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Police Department has arrested and charged an El Paso woman with Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1 (Methamphetamine/MDMA) Over 4 grams and under 200 grams Tuesday morning...

    Two Charged with Mall Vandalism

    Police Department
    Pebble Hills Regional Command investigators placed two males into custody yesterday and charged with them with Criminal Mischief...

    Increase in Gang Related Cases and Arrests Continue

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department continues to see a significant increase in the number of gang related cases and arrests during the first six months of 2017, compared to the first six months in 2016...

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