Tex. Code of Crim. Proc. Article 8.06
Means Adopted to Suppress

The officer engaged in suppressing a riot, and those who aid him are authorized and justified in adopting such measures as are necessary to suppress the riot, but are not authorized to use any greater degree of force than is requisite to accomplish that object.
Acts 1965, 59th Leg., vol. 2, p. 317, ch. 722.

Source: Article 8.06 — Means Adopted to Suppress, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/CR/htm/CR.­8.­htm#8.­06 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

Art. 8.06’s source at texas​.gov