Note: For general provisions applicable to district security personnel, including district peace officers, see CKE.

Powers and Duties

Code of Criminal Procedure

Determined by the Board

  1. Has the powers, privileges, and immunities of peace officers;
  2. May enforce all laws, including municipal ordinances, county ordinances, and state laws;
  3. May take a child into custody in accordance with Family Code Chapter 52 [see GRA] or Code of Criminal Procedure 45.058; and
  4. May dispose of cases in accordance with Family Code 52.03 or 52.031.

Chief of Police

Oath and Bond

Reporting Appointment and Separation

  1. For a person's initial appointment, submit an appointment application (L1 Form) and receive an approval of the application before the person discharges any duties related to the license sought.
  2. For current licensees, submit a Statement of Appointment (L1 Form) within seven days of the appointment.
  1. Submit a separation report (Form F5) to TCOLE; and
  2. Provide a copy to the licensee in a manner prescribed by Occupations Code 1701.452 (Employment Termination Report).

Memorandum of Understanding

Body-Worn Cameras

Motor Vehicle Stops

Civil Penalty

Racial Profiling

Mental Health Crisis or Substance Abuse Issue

  1. There is an available and appropriate treatment center in the agency's jurisdiction to which the agency may divert the person;
  2. It is reasonable to divert the person;
  3. The offense that the person is accused of is a misdemeanor, other than a misdemeanor involving violence; and
  4. The mental health crisis or substance abuse issue is suspected to be the reason the person committed the alleged offense.

Administration of Epinephrine

Officer-Involved Injury or Death

Failure to Report

Complaints Against Peace Officers

Legal Representation

Jonesboro ISD



DATE ISSUED: 7/4/2020