Texas Government Code

Sec. § 411.446
Notification to Department


A law enforcement agency that receives notice of an individual who is suspected of killing or causing serious bodily injury to a law enforcement officer and who has not yet been apprehended shall:


confirm the accuracy of the information; and


if the agency believes the missing suspect poses a threat to other law enforcement officers and to the public, provide notice to the department.


A law enforcement agency providing notice to the department under Subsection (a) shall include with that notice a detailed description of the missing suspect and, if applicable, any available portion of the license plate number of a motor vehicle being used by the suspect.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 417 (S.B. 1138), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2017.

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