"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

    Man Stabbed While Breaking Up Fight

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: A man is stabbed while breaking up a fight between two men and is last reported to be in stable condition...

    Police Officer Assaulted During Black Friday Melee

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: An El Paso Police Officer who was working security for Walmart during the “Black Friday” sale was assaulted while a group of customers were scrambling to grab ahold of television sets...

    Missing Man Suffers from Alzheimers

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: The El Paso Police Department is asking for the community to assist in locating a missing man who suffers from Alzheimers...

    Police Continue to Search for Clues in Fatal Hit and Run

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: Special Traffic Investigators are continuing to work the hit and run crash that killed 53 year old Albert GUZMAN on Sunday, November 22, 2015...

    Criminals Vandalizing Northeast Neighborhood

    Police Department
    For the past two weekends the Pleasant Hills Neighborhood has been plagued by a vandalism spree...

    Fatal Hit and Run

    Police Department
    Investigators with the El Paso Police Department’s Special Traffic Investigators (STI) responded to a fatal hit and run accident at 7800 Gateway East and Corral to assist Officers from the Mission Valley Regional Command Center (MVRCC)...

    Operation Paint Job

    Police Department
    Officers with the El Paso Police Department’s Auto Theft Task Force assigned to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Major Theft Task Force (FBI), Agents from the Texas Department of Public Safety CID section (DPS), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) and USAA Insurance began Operation Paint Job (Task Force) looking into various body shops in the EL Paso area suspected of committing insurance fraud...

    Stabbing At Hineys Restaurant

    Police Department
    A 25 year old man was stabbed in the upper torso after an argument inside Hiney’s Restaurant escalated to a fight in the parking lot...

    Scam IRS Impersonators

    Police Department
    A trend is emerging where thieves posing as IRS agents are calling citizens in the El Paso area to scam citizens of their money...

    Scam IRS Impersonators

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