"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 Hospitalized after Single Vehicle Crash

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: A man is hospitalized with life threatening injuries after he is involved in a single vehicle crash in east El Paso...

    Wanted Man May Be Suicidal

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department is currently looking for a wanted man who is believed to be considering committing suicide...

    Mans Disappearance May Be Suspicious

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    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department is currently investigating the disappearance of a 21 year old male that occurred 3 days ago and are requesting assistance in locating this man...

    Funeral Arrangements Finalized for Officer Adrian Arellano

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: The El Paso Police Department has confirmed the following itinerary for the funeral services to honor fallen Officer Adrian Arellano...

    Man Seriously Injured in Single Bicycle Collision

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: A man is hospitalized with serious injuries after a Monday morning collision on a bicycle...

    El Paso Police Officer Killed in Eastside Traffic Collision Identified

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: - The El Paso Police Department has identified the Officer who died in Wednesday’s fatal traffic collision as Adrian Arellano...

    Motorcyclist Dies in Overnight Crash

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: A motorcyclist is killed in an overnight single vehicle crash that occurred in the City’s Westside region...

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    Man Charged in Murder for Hire Case

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS: The Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit of the El Paso Police Department has arrested and charged a man with Criminal Solicitation (Murder) in a Murder for Hire case...

    Police Charge Man in Death of Woman

    Police Department
    EL PASO, TEXAS – The El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons (CAP) unit has arrested and charged 24-year old Chico FIERRO with the offense of Murder in the death of Karyna Rodriguez.

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