Press Releases

  • Gang Unit Investigates Shooting in Northeast El Paso


    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Regional Command Center responded to shots fired call in the parking lot of the IDK Bar at 12:34 a.m., Saturday...

  • Man Charged with Murder in NE Shooting


    Officers from the El Paso Police Department’s Northeast Regional Command Center responded to a shooting at a residence in the 5000 block of Pikes Peak, Friday just after 6 p.m...

  • El Paso Zoological Society hosts Over the Edge and Into the Fun fundraiser


    Get WILD in the heart of Downtown El Paso as the El Paso Zoological Society (EPZS) invites the public to watch adventurous “edgers” rappel from new heights – 12 stories and nearly 200 feet down – as they go Over the Edge & Into the Fun for the El Paso Zoo from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 18...

  • Police Investigate Fatal Collision


    The Special Traffic Investigations (STI) unit of the El Paso Police Department responded to assist Central Patrol with a collision that involved a motor vehicle and a pedestrian Wednesday evening...

  • Woman Dies From Injuries Sustained in Westside Collision


    The Special Traffic Investigation (STI) unit has been notified that Myriam Fernandez has died as a result of injuries she sustained in the Thursday, February 9, 2017 collision that occurred at 6900 block N. Mesa. ..

  • City Council Discuss Strategic Plan Accomplishments Approve Additions to Enhance Plan


    Today, the Mayor and City Council gathered for a strategic planning session where they reviewed the accomplishments of the 2015 Strategic Plan and approved the addition of the “20 in 2020” visionary initiatives (document attached)...

  • Smoke Alarms


    El Paso, Texas –The El Paso Fire Department would like to remind the public that in less than 30 seconds, a small flame can get completely out of control and begin filling a home with thick, black, poisonous smoke. In just a few minutes, a home can become completely engulfed with flames. With the advance notice of a working smoke alarm, residents can escape with their lives.

  • Regular City Council Meeting Rescheduled


    The regular city council meeting for Tuesday, February 21, has been rescheduled to Tuesday, February 28...

  • City Clerk to open February 17 for election filings


    The City of El Paso will open City Hall from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, to allow candidates running for office to file their applications...

  • UPDATE Mug Shot Released


    The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit has released the mug shot of 19-year old Moises GALVAN...