The TCOLE Commission and its Members

The Commission sets policy, approves rules and procedures formulated by the Executive Director and staff, and takes formal disciplinary actions against licensees on the recommendation of the Executive Director and state Administrative Law Judges.

Meeting Schedule

The Commission meets at least four times each year in meetings open to the Public.  

Upcoming Meeting Dates and Locations

Meeting Date Meeting Location
October 25, 2022 - 9:00am American Bank Center 1901 Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX, Henry Garrett Ballroom, Convention Center Second Floor
October 26, 2022 - 9:00am American Bank Center 1901 Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX
December 14, 2022 - 1:00pm American Bank Center 1901 Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX, Henry Garrett Ballroom, Convention Center Second Floor
December 15, 2022 - 9:30am Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance, 118 Paseo Del Prado, Edinburg, Texas 78539
February 1, 2023 - 1:00pm 6330 East Highway 290, Austin, Tx, 78723, second floor training room.
February 2, 2023 - 9:30am Note: The location and date for this meeting is subject to change. Please check back closer to the event. J.J. Pickle Research Campus, The Commons Learning Center, 10100 Burnet Road, Bldg. 137, Austin, TX
April 19, 2023 - 1:00pm 6330 East Highway 290, Austin, Tx, 78723, second floor training room.
April 20, 2023 - 9:30am Note: The location and date for this meeting is subject to change. Please check back closer to the event. J.J. Pickle Research Campus, The Commons Learning Center, 10100 Burnet Road, Bldg. 137, Austin, TX
June 14, 2023 - 1:00pm 6330 East Highway 290, Austin, Tx, 78723, second floor training room.
June 15, 2023 - 9:30am Note: The location and date for this meeting is subject to change. Please check back closer to the event. J.J. Pickle Research Campus, The Commons Learning Center, 10100 Burnet Road, Bldg. 137, Austin, TX

 

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(only available while Commssion Meetings are in progress)
 

 

Most Current Agendas

  • Commissioner Workshop
    Wednesday, August 3, 2022
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    University of Texas Permian Basin, 4901 E. University, Science and Technology Building, Cooper Lecture Hall, Odessa, Texas
  • Commission Meeting
    Thursday, August 4, 2022
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    University of Texas Permian Basin, 4901 E. University, Science and Technology Building, Cooper Lecture Hall, Odessa, Texas
  • Commissioner Workshop
    Wednesday, June 8, 2022
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    6330 E. Highway 290, Second Floor, Austin, Texas

Most Current Minutes

  • Draft Commission Meeting Minutes June 2022
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  • Commission Meeting Minutes April 2022
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  • Quarterly Meeting Minutes December 2021
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Past Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Recordings

Public Comment / Proposed Rules

Proposed Rules are open for public comment.  Public comments may be submitted electronically to public_comment@tcole.texas.gov or in writing to Mr. Kim Vickers, Executive Director, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement, 6330 East Hwy 290, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78723-1035.

Description Get File Meeting Date
September 2021 Proposed Rules Get Minutes 09/02/2021
September 2019 Proposed Rules Get Minutes 09/05/2019
March 2019 Proposed Rules Get Minutes 03/07/2019

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Board Composition

The Commission is comprised of nine members. These members are appointed by the Governor, as is the Presiding Officer. The Commissioners serve staggered terms of six years and serve without compensation except for reasonable and necessary expenses. Three are members of the general public, three are law enforcement chief executive officers, and three are line personnel from law enforcement agencies at the time of their appointment. more about the commission and history...

Chief Kim Lemaux, Presiding Officer


Term: May 27, 2017 - August 30, 2027
Hometown: Arlington

Assistant Chief Jason D. Hester, Assistant Presiding Officer


Term: December 6, 2019 - August 30, 2025
Hometown: Lago Vista

Patricia Burruss, Secretary


Term: December 6, 2019 - August 30,2025
Hometown: Olmito

Janna Atkins


Term: January 7, 2019 - August 30, 2023
Hometown: Abilene

Justin Berry


August 5, 2022 - August 30, 2027
Hometown: Spicewood

Martina Dixon


August 5, 2022 - August 30, 2022
Hometown: Kingwood

Michael Griffis, Sheriff


Term: December 6, 2019 - August 30, 2025
Hometown: Odessa

Ron E. Hood, Constable


Term: February 16, 2018 - August 30, 2023
Hometown: Dripping Springs

Mario Lizcano, Jr.


Term: March 22, 2022 - August 30, 2027
Hometown: Pharr