Crime Records Conferences

May 2, 2023

Coming Summer 2023:

The Texas Department of Public Safety Crime Records Division (CRD) is excited to announce the 2023 Crime Records Conferences that will be hosted across the state this summer!  These opportunities are being presented in multiple locations so users will have minimal travel costs, and the topics are designed for anyone who works with CRD.  The courses will provide various sessions to enhance your knowledge and skills.  Attendees can register for a single class or up to the full conference agenda. Topics include the following:

  • Preparing for a Secure Site Audit
  • FBI Criminal Justice Information Systems Security Policy Updates
  • CJIS Technical Criminal Justice System Audit Elements – Network Diagram Basics
  • NIBRS Overview
  • Molly Jane’s Law/ViCAP
  • Criminal History Reporting
  • TCIC
  • Proper Fingerprinting Techniques
  • Sex Offender Registration Duties under Chapter 62

And many more! Visit this webpage periodically to view updates as they become available!

Registration is free, but space is limited!  Costs for meals, travel, and lodging are the responsibility of the attendee.  If you are planning to stay at the conference hotel, DPS has negotiated a reduced rate with select hotels for a block of rooms, which will be able to be booked with the link provided on the registration website.  There is limited space for the conference so plan ahead!

Please click on a date or location below to be taken to that event’s registration page.

Conference Schedule:



June 12-16, 2023

(Location Completed)


MCM Elegante

801 Avenue Q, Lubbock, TX 79401

June 19-22, 2023

(Location Completed)


Holiday Inn Tyler - Conference Center

5701 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703

June 20-23, 2023

(Location Completed)


Bush Convention Center

105 N Main St, Midland, TX 79701

June 26-30, 2023

(Location Completed)


Hilton Austin Airport

9515 Hotel Dr, Austin, TX 78719

June 26-30, 2023

(Location Completed)

Dallas/Ft. Worth

Embassy Suites by Hilton Grapevine DFW Airport North

2401 Bass Pro Dr, Grapevine, TX 76051

July 10-14, 2023

(Location Completed)


San Antonio

San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter

101 Bowie St, San Antonio, TX 78205

July 17-20, 2023

(Location Completed)


DoubleTree by Hilton Austin

6505 N Interstate Hwy 35, Austin, TX 78752

July 24-28, 2023

(Location Completed)

El Paso

Wyndham El Paso Airport

2027 Airway Blvd, El Paso, TX 79925

July 31-August 3, 2023

(Location Completed)


Holiday Inn Amarillo West Medical Center

8231 W Amarillo Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79124


August 7-10, 2023

(Location Completed)



La Posada Hotel

1000 Zaragoza St, Laredo, TX 78040


August 8-11, 2023

(Location Completed)


College Station

Brazos Center

3232 Briarcrest Dr, Bryan, TX 77802

August 14-18, 2023

(Location Completed)

South Padre

Holiday Inn Resort South Padre

100 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597

August 21-25, 2023

(Location Completed)

Corpus Christi

Omni Corpus Christi

900 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401

August 28-September 1, 2023

(Location Completed)


The Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria

2222 W Loop S, Houston, TX 77027



  • Please register for the courses you wish to attend at the link provided below.
  • In the event you are unable to attend, please cancel your reservation.  There will be no substitutions. If someone from your agency will be attending the conference in place of the person previously registered, please have the new person register and cancel the prior attendee’s registration.

For more information, please e-mail, or contact your CRD field representative.

DPS is seeking TCOLE accreditation for courses, but cannot be guaranteed.


Presentations from the 2023 Crime Records Conference  (Coming soon)