"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

    Poilce Discover 2275 lbs of Marijuana

    Police Department
    Officers from the Westside Regional Command responded to narcotics use in progress call and Discover 2,275 lbs. of Marijuana...

    Recruitment OPEN for Next Citizens Police Academy

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS – The El Paso Police Department will be conducting its next Citizens Police Academy beginning on Tuesday, September 22, 2015...

    Jewelry Store Burglar Caught on Camera

    Police Department
    A burglar broke through walls at two adjoining businesses to break into a jewelry store and was captured by surveillance cameras as he entered...

    Woman Hospitalized After Four Vehicle Crash

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: A woman is hospitalized with life threatening injuries after she is involved in a 4 vehicle crash on Loop 375 south.

    Increased Patrol Nets Over 100 Arrests

    Police Department
    In response to the recent upsurge in violent crime in the Northeast, the El Paso Police Department increased patrols by augmenting shifts with officers from other regions...

    Weekend STEP Operation

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department conducted a three day city wide Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) operation this past weekend.

    Northeast Drive-by Shooting Investigation

    Police Department
    El Paso Police SWAT operators executed simultaneous raids at two Northeast residences pursuant to search warrants obtained by Gang unit investigators.

    Human Remains Discovered in the Franklin Mountains

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: On Saturday, 8-22-15, hikers in the desert area near Pipeline Road and Transmountain came across what they believed to be human remains and called police...

    Teen Killed in Northeast Stabbing

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    Teen Killed in Northeast Stabbing

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: Crimes Against Person’s Detectives are currently investigating the death of a teen who was stabbed and transported to Sierra Providence Northeast located at 11380 Gateway North...

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