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"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 Arrested for Double Murder

    Police Department
    Jesus Cartagena walked into the Central Region Command Center to speak to El Paso Police Officers about an incident that occurred in Albuquerque, New Mexico...

    Pedestrian Fatal

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to the 9100 block of Dyer to assist patrol officers with a vehicle vs pedestrian collision...

    Victim Shot and Robbed of Drugs

    Police Department
    Gang unit investigators are continuing the investigation of a shooting that occurred last night at the 8500 block of Viscount...

    Fight Leads To A Stabbing

    Police Department
    Officers from the Northeast Regional Command Center were summoned to the 3700 block of Moonlight in reference to a fight involving several juveniles...

    Shooting on Sean Haggerty

    Police Department
    Crimes Against Persons (CAP) detectives were called to the scene of a shooting that resulted in the death of a 22 –year old man...

    Barricaded Subject Leads To SWAT Callout

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: Northeast Regional Command Patrol Officers responded to 10330 Grouse regarding a subject with a knife call.

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