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Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Field Guide


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ISBN

9781947146464

CURRENT EDITION

2017-2018

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1

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Expert Legal Editor

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Convenient, easy-to-use pocket-size guide to elements of commonly-charged offenses for street-level enforcement situations. This publication is the perfect companion to the Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Manual, which contains the full, annotated text of the statutes referenced here.

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

The pocket-sized Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Field Guide contains concise summaries of the elements of the most important and commonly-charged criminal offenses and their penalties under the Penal Code, Transportation Code, Alcoholic Beverage Code, Education, Health & Safety Code, and Natural Resources Code, as well as notes regarding relevant court cases where useful. Quick-reference bars at the outside edges of pages and a table of commonly cited traffic offenses make this an easy reference for use by officers in street level enforcement situations. This study guide will stand up to the same professional rigors as you do, with the quality legal content you have come to expect from our expert editorial team. Whether you are a law enforcement professional purchasing a single copy of this guide or a supervisor purchasing copies for your whole department, this reference will rapidly become a dependable and essential part of your gear bag. This publication is the perfect companion to the Texas Criminal and Traffic Law Manual, which contains the full, annotated text of the statutes referenced here.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 The Texas Miranda Warning

 

 TEXAS PENAL CODE

 Title 4 Inchoate Offenses

 Ch. 15 Preparatory Offenses

 Ch. 16 Criminal Instruments and Installation of Tracking Device

 Title 5 Offenses Against the Person

 Ch. 19 Homicide

 Ch. 20 Kidnapping, Unlawful Restraint & Smuggling of Persons

 Ch. 20A Trafficking of Persons

 Ch. 21 Sexual Offenses

 Ch. 22 Assaultive Offenses

 Title 6 Offenses Against the Family

 Ch. 25 Offenses Against the Family

 Title 7 Offenses Against Property

 Ch. 28 Arson, Criminal Mischief & Other Property Damage or Destruction

 Ch. 29 Robbery

 Ch. 30 Burglary

 Ch. 31 Theft

 Ch. 32 Fraud

 Ch. 33 Computer Crimes

 Title 8 Offenses Against Public Administration

 Ch. 36 Corrupt Influence

 Ch. 37 Perjury

 Ch. 38 Obstructing Governmental Operation

 Title 9 Offenses Against Public Order & Decency

 Ch. 42 Disorderly Conduct & Related Offenses

 Ch. 43 Public Indecency

 Title 10 Offenses Against Public Health, Safety & Morals

 Ch. 46 Weapons

 Ch. 47 Gambling

 Ch. 48 Conduct Affecting Public Health

 Ch. 49 Intoxication & Alcoholic Beverage Offenses

 Title 11 Organized Crime

 Ch. 71 Organized Crime

 

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CODE

 Title 4 Regulatory & Penal Provisions

 Ch. 101 General Criminal Provisions

 Ch. 106 Provisions Relating to Age

 

EDUCATION CODE

 Title 2 Public Education

 Ch. 37 Discipline; Law & Order

 

FAMILY CODE

 Title 5 The Parent-Child Relationship

 Ch. 261 Investigation of Report of Child Abuse or Neglect

 

GOVERNMENT CODE

 Title 4 Executive Branch

 Ch. 423 Use of Unmanned Aircraft

 

HEALTH & SAFETY CODE

 Title 2 Health

 Ch. 161 Public Health Provisions

 Title 5 Sanitation and Environmental Quality

 Ch. 365 Litter

 Title 6 Food, Drugs, Alcohol & Hazardous Substances

 Ch. 481 Texas Controlled Substances Act

 Ch. 482 Simulated Controlled Substances

 Ch. 483 Dangerous Drugs

 Ch. 485 Abusable Volatile Chemicals

 Title 10 Health & Safety of Animals

 Ch. 822 Regulation of Animals

 

NATURAL RESOURCES CODE

 Title 3 Oil & Gas

 Ch. 85 Conservation of Oil & Gas

 

PROPERTY CODE

Title 4 Actions and Remedies

 

TRANSPORTATION CODE

 Title 6 Roadways

 Ch. 228 State Highway Toll Projects

 Ch. 392 Highway Beautification

 Ch. 472 Miscellaneous Provisions

 Title 7 Vehicles & Traffic

 Ch. 502 Registration of Vehicles

 Ch. 521 Driver’s Licenses & Certificates

 Ch. 522 Commercial Driver’s Licenses

 Ch. 544 Traffic Signs, Signals & Markings

 Ch. 545 Operation & Movement of Vehicles

 Ch. 547 Vehicle Equipment

 Ch. 550 Accidents & Accident Reports

 Ch. 601 Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act

 Ch. 661 Protective Headgear for Motorcycle Operators & Passengers

 Ch. 681 Privileged Parking

 Ch. 705 Allowing Dangerous Driver to Borrow Motor Vehicle

 Appendix: Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

 Ch. 12 Limitation

 Offenses/Violations Chart

 

Spanish Phrases

Relevant Calendars

Ch. 550 Accidents & Accident Reports
Ch. 601 Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act
Ch. 661 Protective Headgear for Motorcycle Operators & Passengers
Ch. 681 Privileged Parking
Ch. 705 Allowing Dangerous Driver to Borrow Motor Vehicle
Appendix: Texas Code of Criminal Procedure
Ch. 12 Limitation
Offenses/Violations Chart

Spanish Phrases
Relevant Calendars

Ch. 550 Accidents & Accident Reports

 Ch. 601 Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act

 Ch. 661 Protective Headgear for Motorcycle Operators & Passengers

 Ch. 681 Privileged Parking

 Ch. 705 Allowing Dangerous Driver to Borrow Motor Vehicle

 Appendix: Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

 Ch. 12 Limitation

 Offenses/Violations Chart

 

Spanish Phrases

Relevant Calendars