"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

    Felon Arrested for Possession of A Firearm

    Police Department
    On Wednesday September 2, 2015 Officers from The Northeast Regional Command Center’s TAC unit arrested 29-year old William James Roach for unlawful possession of a firearm by felon and 17-year old Victoria Marie Herrera for possession of Marijuana under 2 ounces...

    TAC Officers Thwart Aggravated Robbery in Progress

    Police Department
    Northeast Regional Command TAC officers arrested a knife wielding robber that was threatening a store clerk at knife point...

    West Side Burglary Suspect Chased By Homeowner

    Police Department
    Westside Regional Command Patrol and TAC officers responded to a burglary of habitation in progress and arrested one man...

    Driver Dies Of Injuries Sustained In Crash

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to the 10600 block of Gateway West to assist Pebble Hills Regional Command officers with a serious traffic collision...

    STI Investigates Non-Fatal Collision

    Police Department
    Officers from the Northeast Regional Command Center responded to the Intersection of Rushing and Trans Mountain on a two vehicle collision...

    Poilce Discover 2275 lbs of Marijuana

    Police Department
    Officers from the Westside Regional Command responded to narcotics use in progress call and Discover 2,275 lbs. of Marijuana...

    Recruitment OPEN for Next Citizens Police Academy

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS – The El Paso Police Department will be conducting its next Citizens Police Academy beginning on Tuesday, September 22, 2015...

    Jewelry Store Burglar Caught on Camera

    Police Department
    A burglar broke through walls at two adjoining businesses to break into a jewelry store and was captured by surveillance cameras as he entered...

    Woman Hospitalized After Four Vehicle Crash

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TX: A woman is hospitalized with life threatening injuries after she is involved in a 4 vehicle crash on Loop 375 south.

    Increased Patrol Nets Over 100 Arrests

    Police Department
    In response to the recent upsurge in violent crime in the Northeast, the El Paso Police Department increased patrols by augmenting shifts with officers from other regions...

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