In United States alone, an average of 11 million felonies and crimes are committed annually. To be able to conduct an investigation on these crimes, most police agencies create different divisions, with each department focusing and dealing on a particular criminal problem.
The Texas Police Department stand by their slogan “To Serve and Protect”. This slogan is seen on their department entrance, patrol cars and badges. In the real sense, these words sum up the objective of the law enforcement. The Texas Police Department constantly put their lives at risk to be able to serve the public and protect them from bad elements of the society.
What Are the Laws of Texas?
Criminal law describes conducts banned by the government with penalties involved if these prohibitions are violated. People who break criminal laws can face penalties from fines to jail terms, or even execution. Listed below are some of the crimes which fall under criminal law.