"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

    Vehicle Theft Prevention Event

    Police Department
    With the rise in the Auto Theft numbers the Auto Theft Task Force of the El Paso Police Department along with the Central Regional Command and its Police Explorers have teamed up with Costco to provide a Vehicle Theft Prevention Event. .

    Three Arrested For Capital Murder of Missing Person

    Police Department
    On April 15, 2016 Detectives with the Crimes Against Persons Unit (CAP) arrested three individuals for the Capital Murder of Missing Person 19-year old Tristan Lee Mina...

    Officer Involved Shooting On Tierra Taos

    Police Department
    A 22- year old man was shot by officers who responded to an armed suicidal subject threatening to shoot the responding officers...

    Police Officer Arrested for Family Violence

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: An El Paso Police Officer is arrested after assaulting his wife and threatening to kill himself early Saturday morning...

    CAP Investigates Eastside Shooting

    Police Department
    Officers form the Pebble Hills Regional Command Center we dispatched to 12500 block of Paseo Rae in reference to a shooting...

    Five Arrested For Breaking Into Cars on Far Eastside

    Police Department
    Five men were arrested and charged with two counts each of Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity for burglarizing cars on the eastside...

    Gang Unit Investigates Shooting

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Gang unit responded to assist Pebble Hills Regional Command with a shooting...

    Pedestrian Non Fatal Collison

    Police Department
    Investigators with the Special Traffic Investigations Unit (STI) responded to assist Pebble Hills Patrol with a collision that involved a vehicle and a pedestrian...

    Update I10 Pedestrian Fatality

    Police Department
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    Update I-10 Pedestrian Fatality

    Police Department
    Investigators with the Special Traffic Investigators unit (STI) identify the pedestrian that was killed on I-10 East Mile Marker 17 on April 9, 2016...

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