Policies and Procedures

Police Department Policies

The policies of the Texarkana Police Department are provided on this website to promote an open and transparent relationship with the public. These policies exist to ensure members of the Texarkana Police Department practice the recommendations for best practices and maintain professional conduct. The Texarkana Police Department is an accredited department and meets the standards set forth by the Arkansas Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (A.L.E.A.P). Policies are updated and changed as needed.

Please feel free to contact us about any policy at 903-798-3130.   

To view our complete General Orders Manual click this Link. Or you can view each section and individual policy below.

Section 1100 Department Organization

Link to Section 1100

Section 1101 Department Administration

Link to Section 1101

Section 1102 General Management

Link to Section 1102

Section 1103 Selection Process

Link to Section 1103

Section 1104 Personnel Administration

Link to Section 1104

Section 1105 Patrol Procedures

Link to Section 1105

Section 1106 Investigation Procedures

Link to Section 1106

Section 1107 Traffic Procedures

Link to Section 1107

Section 1108 Support Services

Link to Section 1108

Section 1109 Miscellaneous

Link to Section 1109