El Paso at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, El Paso Police Department

  • 1,189 Officers
  • 266 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 2.12 El Paso
  • 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the El Paso Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated January 21, 2022


We identified over $26.6M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: El Paso
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$2,415,146.00 01/01/2021
12/31/2022
EL PASO, CITY OF THE HIDTA PROGRAM REDUCES ILLICIT DRUG SUPPLY BY AIDING FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND TRIBAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. PERFORMANCE IS MEASURED BY DISMANTLING/DISRUPTING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND MONEY LAUNDERING ORGANIZATIONS AND IMPROVING EFFECTIVENESS OF THE INITIATIVES. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$25,882.05 10/01/2020
09/30/2023
GOVERNOR, TEXAS OFFICE OF THE EL PASO, CITY OF Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods Sub
$2,411,724.00 01/01/2020
12/31/2021
EL PASO, CITY OF SUPPORT OF INITIATIVES DESIGNED TO IMPLEMENT THE STRATEGY PROPOSED BY THE GRANTEES' GOVERNING HIDTA EXECUTIVE BOARD AND APPROVED BY ONDCP. Executive Office of the President Office of the National Drug Control Policy 95.001 High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program Prime
$83,921.00 10/01/2019
09/30/2022
GOVERNOR, TEXAS OFFICE OF THE EL PASO, CITY OF Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods Sub

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Military Equipment Transfers

Data last updated April 4, 2022


$183.9K value of military equipment has been transferred to the El Paso Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is HELICOPTER,OBSERVATION with 1 item valued at $159,398.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
3/19/2015 SIGHT,REFLEX
1240-01-411-1265
28 28 @ $396.00 $11,088.00 D 1
4/24/2014 UNMANNED VEHICLE,GROUND
1385-01-574-4707
1 1 @ $10,000.00 $10,000.00 Q 3
9/3/2008 HELICOPTER,OBSERVATION
1520-00-918-1523
1 1 @ $159,398.00 $159,398.00 C 1
5/29/2001 RIFLE,7.62 MILLIMETER
1005-00-589-1271
18 18 @ $138.00 $2,484.00 D 1

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Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data was last updated January 25, 2022

Settlements

We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $2,880,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2013 - 2015

Between 2013 and 2015, El Paso paid an average of $960K annually in settlement payouts, including for police misconduct.

According to an analysis of data provided by the El Paso City Attorney, between 2013 and 2015, El Paso paid an average of $960K annually in lawsuit settlements, including for police misconduct.

Compensation
$2,880,000.00