Press Releases

  • Burglary of Vehicles Continue to Rise


    The El Paso Police Department continues to see an increase in the number of Burglary of Vehicles (BOV) in the Pebble Hills area and Westside of El Paso...

  • Two Charged After Family Fight


    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Central Patrol responded to an aggravated Family Fight call just after noon on Tuesday at a residence in the 900 block of Raynolds...

  • Police Investigate Fourteen Fatal Collisions Since June 16


    The El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit has responded to and investigated fourteen fatal collisions between 06/16 – 07/25/2017...

  • Department of Public Health Promotes Breastfeeding Month


    The WIC Program will be celebrating National Breastfeeding month with the following events: · Breastfeeding Awareness Month Proclamation - August 8 - Regular City Council Meeting · Big Latch On Event - August 5, 9 am-10:30 am - Bassett Center Mall · WIC Super Splash-a-thon at Grandview Spray Park - August 12, 9 am - 12 pm - 3100 Jefferson Avenue · Superpower Photo Booth Event in August at 12 WIC centers during normal hours of operation

  • Motorcycle Collision on Gateway West


    Investigators with the Special Traffic Investigations unit responded to the 9000 block of Gateway West to assist with the investigation of a motorcycle collision...

  • Flooding Safety Tips


    El PASO, Texas – In light of this weekend’s flash floods and numerous water rescues and recoveries, the El Paso Fire Department and the Drowning Prevention Coalition of El Paso would like to offer the public these water safety tips:

  • River Water Recoveries


    El PASO, Texas – Beginning at 2:34 a.m. on Tuesday July 25, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the Rio Grande River near Yarbrough when U.S. Border Patrol agents spotted a person in the river and called 9-1-1. The first unit arrived on the scene at 2:42 a.m. and the Water Rescue team was immediately dispatched to retrieve the body.

  • Fatal 33


    The El Paso Police Department Westside Patrol responded to a single vehicle fatal collision in the 5500 block of Montoya just after 1:00 a.m., Tuesday...

  • The City of El Paso Accepting Applications for Police Trainee till August 1


    The El Paso Police Department continues to accept applications for the position of Police Trainee...

  • Arson Arrest


    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department announces today that an investigation regarding a vehicle fire from March 12, 2016 at the 7400 block of Remcon Circle has led to the arrest of a 38-year-old male. The male was taken into custody on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 in Savannah, Ga. and was charged with violation of Texas Penal Code Offense 28.02 – Arson Second Degree Felony.