"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

    Murder on Kemp

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons (CAP) detectives have charged a man in the stabbing death of a 61 –year old man...

    Man Charged in Westside Home Break In

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Westside Regional Command Center’s Patrol and Tactical units have arrested and charged 20-year old Justin ARREOLA with Burglary of Habitation...

    Murder on McCombs

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons (CAP) detectives are investigating the Murder of a victim that was shot at his apartment at 9960 McCombs...

    CAP Investigates Early Morning Murder on El Pasos Westside

    Police Department
    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Westside Regional Command Center responded to a fight in progress call in the parking lot of 6513 N. Mesa...

    CAP Investigates Early Morning Shooting

    Police Department
    The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit of the El Paso Police Department was called to assist Central Patrol with and early morning shooting...

    Fourth Person Arrested in CAP Kidnapping Case

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the Mission Valley Regional Command Center (MVRCC) of the El Paso Police Department conducted a traffic stop that resulted in the arrest of the fourth individual in a Crimes Against Persons (CAP) kidnapping investigation...

    El Paso Police Officer Inducted into the Texas Wrestling Hall of Fame

    Police Department
    An officer from The El Paso Police Department was inducted into the State of Texas Wrestling Hall of Fame in February of 2017...

    Teen Arrested and Two Detained by Pebble Hills Officers in Criminal Trespass of a Habitation Case

    Police Department
    Officers assigned to the El Paso Police Department’s Pebble Hills Regional Command Center have arrested/charged a man and detained two juvenile males in two Criminal Trespass – Habitation cases from Thursday, March 16, 2017...

    El Paso Police Motor Unit to Participate with Union Pacific

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Traffic Sections Motor Officers will participate with Union Pacific Police for the Union Pacific Combined Accident Reduction Education and Safety (UPCARES) event Thursday, March 23, 2017 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m...

    Gang Suppression Team Charge and Mission Valley Tactical Unit Charge Man in Saturday Morning Case

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Gang Suppression Unit and the Mission Valley Regional Command Center’s Tactical unit have arrested and charged Mission Valley man with numerous charges, early Saturday morning...

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