DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY OF THE STATE OF TEXAS.
The Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas is an agency of the state to enforce the laws protecting the public safety and provide for the prevention and detection of crime. The department is composed of the Texas Rangers, the Texas Highway Patrol, the administrative division, and other divisions that the commission considers necessary.
The department shall have its principal office and headquarters in Austin.
The Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas is subject to Chapter 325 (Texas Sunset Act).