"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

    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...

    Fatal 39

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigations (STI) was notified Wednesday (07/20/2016) that 25-yer old Jesus Rodriguez had died as a result of the injuries he sustained in a Tuesday afternoon collision that occurred on El Paso’s eastside...

    Police Investigate Death on Roadway

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit responded to pedestrian struck in the roadway at 800 N. Americas just after 1 p.m., Thursday, July 21, 2016...

    Pebble Hills Tactical Unit Arrest Man After He Files a False Police Report

    Police Department
    An El Paso man has been arrested and charged with False Report to Peace Officer after a June 14, 2016 incident...

    Man Charged in Tuesday Afternoon Traffic Collision

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigation (STI) unit responded to assist Pebble Hills Regional Command officers with a serious traffic collision Tuesday afternoon...

    Central Tactical Unit Arrests Two in Act of Burglary

    Police Department
    Officers of the El Paso Police Department’s Central Regional Command Center Tactical unit have arrested and charged two men with Burglary of Building Tuesday evening...

    Safety Tips for Pokemon Go Players

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department would like to offer safety tips for players of Pokémon GO...

    38th Fatal Collision Driver Identified

    Police Department
    The Special Traffic Investigations unit of the El Paso Police Department has identified the driver of Sunday’s early morning, single vehicle fatal collision as 39-year old Juan Martinez-Sanchez...

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