Press Releases

  • Community Crime Map Available to Citizens

    9/22/2017

    The El Paso Police Department has numerous ways for the public to access crime information...

  • Crimes Against Persons is Seeking the Assistance

    9/21/2017

    The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit continues to investigation the death of 26-year old Devon Leatherbury...

  • Two New West Nile Virus Cases Brings Total to 13

    9/21/2017

    El PASO, Texas – Two new confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in two El Paso men brings the total number of cases in El Paso to 13 so far this season. The new cases involve a man in his 70’s who lives in the Mission Valley and a man in his early 60’s who lives on the city’s eastside. Both have reported underlying medical conditions. Health officials credit local health care providers for properly identifying cases and following through with reporting this notifiable disease.

  • Man Charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

    9/21/2017

    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Children (CAC) unit has arrested an El Paso man on charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child on Friday, September 15, 2017...

  • 134 Pounds of Marijuana Seized

    9/21/2017

    Two men have been charged with Possession of Marijuana over 50 pounds and under 2,000 pounds after a search of a residence in Horizon City led to their arrest...

  • Condition 3 - 1100 Myrtle

    9/21/2017

    El PASO, Texas – At approximately 4:27 p.m. on Thursday Sept.21, the El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to the 1100 block of Myrtle Ave. when some Fire Inspectors conducting inspections saw smoke and called 9-1-1 dispatch.

  • Arson Arrest

    9/21/2017

    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department announces today that a joint-agency investigation between the EPFD and the EPPD regarding a vehicle shop burglary/fire has led to the arrest of Luis Alberto Sosa.

  • Man Charged in Westside Burglary

    9/20/2017

    The El Paso Police Department’s Westside Investigations unit has arrested and charged a man involved in an August 20-21st Burglary of Business at the Pit Stop Lube Center...

  • Electrical Safety

    9/20/2017

    El PASO, Texas – The El Paso Fire Department would like to remind the public that you do not need a flame to start a fire. Fires can start when electrical heat builds up near things that burn. Therefore, please consider these safety tips:

  • Gang Unit Arrest Four

    9/20/2017

    Four were arrested during patrol operations by the El Paso Police Department’s Gang Unit...