Court Security

Court Security Incident Reporting 

Court Security Incident Reporting

As amended by SB 42 of the 85th Legislative Session, Article 102.017(f) of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure requires the sheriff, constable, or other law enforcement agency or entity that provides security for a court to submit to the Office of Court Administration a written report regarding any security incident involving court security that occurs in or around a building housing a court for which the sheriff, constable, agency or entity provides security not later than the third business day after the date the incident occurred. A copy of the report must also be provided to the presiding judge of the court in which the incident occurred.

Court Security Incident Report Summaries