"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

    El Paso Police Department Hiring

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department is currently recruiting for the upcoming police academy class in 2016...

    July 4th DWI Operations

    Police Department
    This July 4th weekend The El Paso Police Department we will be conducting a DWI Surge...

    Missing Person Located

    Police Department
    The local Silver Alert on Ms. Lopez has been cancelled as she was recognized by a resident at the 100 block of Polo Inn who called police...

    Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    The Missing Person (MP) was captured on a neighbor’s home security camera walking westbound on Date Tree Lane at approximately 3:38 a.m. and has not been seen since that time...

    Three Vehicle Collision Results in One Fatality

    Police Department
    On 06-27-2015, Officers from the STI unit responded to assist Officers from the Northeast Command Center with a three-vehicle collision that resulted in the death of Hildegard Johndro...

    One Person Shot After a Report of a Fight

    Police Department
    On 06-28-2015, Officers from the Pebble Hills Command Center responded to 2300 Tierra Rica on a fight call...

    Fatal Train Pedestrian Collision

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Departments Special Traffic Investigators responded to assist Officers from the Mission Valley Command Center with a fatal pedestrian train collision...

    Vehicle Theft Prevention Event

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department Auto Theft Task Force along with the Westside Regional Command Police Explorers have teamed up with Cash America Pawn to provide a Vehicle Theft Prevention Event...

    Police Identify the Driver of Single Vehicle Traffic Fatality

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department has identified the driver of yesterday morning traffic fatality as Alexander Repass 26- year old of El Paso Texas.

    Man Barricaded in Bank Charged with Terroristic Threats

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: The man barricaded inside of the Compass Bank on Yarbrough has been booked on the charge of terroristic threats...

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