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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 Re-booked on Pornography Charges

    Police Department
    A male already in jail for sexual assault was rebooked into the El Paso County Detention Facility charged with additional sexual offenses...

    Recruitment for Summer Youth Academies Open

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS – The El Paso Police Department will be hosting two summer youth academy this year with one being held in June and the second being held in July...

    Pedestrian Fatality Dyer and Hercules

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to Dyer and Hercules to assist with the investigation of a pedestrian traffic fatality...

    Pedestrian Collision on Montana

    Police Department
    Special Traffic Investigators responded to the intersection of Mesa and Montana to assist with the investigation of a collision involving a pedestrian...

    UPDATE Local Silver Alert

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit continues to seek the public and media’s assistance regarding a Local Silver Alert for 59 – year old Gavino Ted ROMERO that was initially issued on Thursday, May 10, 2018...

    Gang Unit Charges Two in Aggravated Assault Case Shot Fired in Northeast El Paso

    Police Department
    The El Paso Police Department’s Gang unit responded to a shots fired call at a residence in the 10400 block of Omega Circle in Northeast El Paso, just before 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 25, 2018...

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