"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

    Update CAP Investigates Early Morning Shooting

    Police Department
    The victim’s name in last week’s shooting death on Hardy has been cleared for release...

    Update CAP Investigates Early Morning Murder on El Pasos Westside

    Police Department
    The name of the victim of the Murder outside of Royal Wings Sports Bar has been cleared for release...

    Gang Suppression Team Officers Arrest Man with Over Thirty Pounds of Marijuana

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Gang Suppression Unit has arrested and charged an Colorado Springs, CO., man with Possession of Marijuana Over 5 lbs., and less than 50 lbs., Thursday afternoon...

    Two Public Meetings on PUB CRAWLERs in El Paso

    Police Department
    During the August 9th, 2016 City Council meeting, direction was given to examine a potential ordinance amendment to allow pub crawler type vehicles to operate in the downtown area...

    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...

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