Pursuant to Senate Bill 701 (82nd Regular Session), the Texas Department of Public Safety is providing this data for public review.
Peace Officer Involved Shooting Reports and Reports of Injuries to or Death of a Peace Officer. The Department prepares reports as required by Article 2.139 of the Code of Criminal Procedure relating to peace officer shootings, and injuries and death of peace officers.
Custodial Death Reports
Article 49.18 of the Code of Criminal Procedure imposes reporting requirements on the Department concerning custodial deaths. The Department submits reports as provided by the applicable law to the Texas Attorney General.
Public Facing Portal Reports
Pursuant to Section 411.135, the Registration Bureau has established a means for Individuals to access registration information via the internet. A website was created to allow individuals to search for reported registered sex offenders either by name, area, or by Institution of Higher Education. All information classified as public information is made available for each registrant. The website also contains links to other resources and allows persons to download exports of the registration data.
The A&D Bureau has a Public Website, which was created to provide conviction and deferred adjudication information to the general public. This demonstrated responsiveness by providing the public with information to make decisions potentially protecting themselves, others and even property.
Crime In Texas
Crime in Texas (CIT) is published annually and posted on the Department's website.
Data from all participating LEAs:
NOTE: Due to changes in race/ethnicity codes in the THP database, all code options are listed below with notations as to when they were implemented and/or removed and those that are currently utilized.
The Regulatory Services Division provides data within the Public Safety Commission Report in addition to the reports described below.
Texas Metals Program:
Active Metals Recycling Entities (MREs) - Provides monthly reports for MREs by company name and city (location)
Licensing Quarterly Total - Provides fiscal year, quarterly reports for private security applications received, applications processed, and active licenses & registrations
Conviction Rates - Provides yearly reports detailing conviction rates for LTC holders v non-holders for an offense as categorized by Chapter 411, Subchapter H, Texas Government Code or under Title 5, Chapter 29, Chapter 46, or Section 30.03, Texas Penal Code
Demographic Reports - Provides fiscal and calendar year reports for LTC Licenses by Applications & Certificates and also calendar year report for License and Instructor Counts