"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 and Driver Safety

    Police Department
    The City of El Paso and the El Paso Police Department have seen an increase in the number of fatal collisions that involve pedestrians...

    Pedestrian and Driver Safety

    Police Department
    The City of El Paso and the El Paso Police Department have seen an increase in the number of fatal collisions that involve pedestrians...

    41st Traffic Fatality IDENTIFIED

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations unit has identified the pedestrian that was struck and killed in Saturday’s Hit and Run Collision...

    DWI Task Force Charges Man with DWI Third or More

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s DWI Task Force has arrested and charged a man with DWI 3rd or More after a Sunday morning traffic stop...

    Traffic Related Fatalities Increase in 2016

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit is seeing an increase in the number of traffic fatalities for 2016...

    41st Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    Special traffic investigators responded to 9300 Diana to assist with the investigation of a pedestrian traffic fatality...

    Found Body

    Police Department
    Central Regional Command officers responded to the 3500 block of Morenci to reports of a found body...

    Congestion and Traffic Control on Mesa

    Police Department
    On Sunday morning at 3:00 a.m. TX DOT will be closing I-10 East from Sunland Park to Executive and traffic will be diverted onto Mesa...

    Pedestrian Involved in Fatal Collision Identified

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit has released the identity of pedestrian who died in Thursday’s Fatal Collision...

    Man Dies of Injuries Sustained in Accident

    Police Department
    An 82-year old man has died after being struck by his own vehicle while attempting to back out of his garage...

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