"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

    Man Sitting on Railroad Tracks Hit by Train

    Police Department
    A man sitting on the railroad tracks indulging in food and drink was struck by a Union Pacific train on Saturday afternoon

    Mission Valley Investigators Arrest Man for Burglary

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the Mission Valley Regional Command Center responded to a Burglary on October 11, 2016...

    DWI Driver Was Speeding Had Cocaine and Attempted to Take Officers Taser

    Police Department
    An Officer assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s DWI Task Force has arrested and charged one man with Driving While Intoxicated, Resisting Arrest, Possession of Controlled Substance (Cocaine) Over 1 gram – Under 4 grams, and Taking or Attempting to Take Weapon from Peace Officer after and early morning traffic stop...

    One Year Later Police Continue Their Search for Missing Man

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit continues their search for 31-year old Ricardo Martinez...

    Two Suspects In Custody as Police Investigate Robbery Cases

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Regional Command Center, Northeast Investigative units, Central Investigative units, and Pebble Hills Investigative units continue to investigate four Aggravated Robberies that began on October 9th and continued again on October 18th...

    Pebble Hills Charges Two in Several Burglary of Vehicle Cases

    Police Department
    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Pebble Hills Regional Command Center and Pebble Hills Tactical unit have arrested and charged two men in three Burglary of Vehicle cases that occurred in the 1900 and 2000 block of Shreya Monday evening just before 11:00 p.m...

    Update Cancel Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    The local Silver Alert for 78-year old Gautier Bueno has been cancelled...

    Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    A local Silver Alert has been issued for a 78 year old male that has gone missing from his family home...

    Traffic Fatality 51

    Police Department
    Investigators with the Special Traffic Investigations unit responded to I-10 W at Geronimo to assist Central Patrol with the investigation of a motorcycle collision...

    Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

    Police Department
    Detectives with the Crimes Against Children unit arrested and charged 35-year old Adam Lee NEWPORT with Aggravated Sexual Assault of Child and Improper Relationship between Educator/Student...

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