"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

    Motorcyclist Killed in Single Vehicle Accident on I-10 West

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded for the second day in a row to a single vehicle fatal motorcycle collision.

    Fatal Motorcycle Collision on Airway

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to 1200 Airway to assist Pebble Hills Regional Command officers with a fatal motorcycle collision...

    Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Gateway West

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to 11411 Gateway West to assist Pebble Hills Regional Command officers with a collision involving a pedestrian.

    Suspect Commits Robbery Armed with Machete

    Police Department
    Officers from the Pebble Hills Regional Commander Center responded to 12140 Montwood (Whataburger) in reference to an aggravated robbery...

    Two Pedestrians Hit While Walking on Sidewalk

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: Two females are hit by a truck as they were walking on the sidewalk and crossing a driveway...

    Man Seriously Injured in Industrial Accident

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: A man is seriously injured after being run over by a 2005 Freightliner Truck that was being serviced and had not had the brakes properly set...

    Man Charged in Traffic Related Death

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: On Tuesday, September 29, 2015, Special Traffic Investigators booked 28 year old Etiel PORRAS into the El Paso County Detention Facility on charges of Intoxication Manslaughter and Intoxication Assault...

    Glendale AZ Investigators Asking For Publics Assistance

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons Detectives have been contacted by Homicide investigators from the Glendale, Arizona Police Department who are seeking assistance in solving a homicide.

    El Paso Police Officer Arrested on DWI that Occurred in 2013

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: An El Paso Police Department officer turns himself in on a warrant that was issued in early September 2015 that resulted from an incident that occurred in August of 2013...

    Man Charged with Three Counts of Intoxication Assault

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: Three people are seriously injured when the vehicle they were traveling in was struck by another vehicle who’s driver was intoxicated...

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