Law Enforcement Support

The Comptroller’s office both collects state taxes and protects Texas’ fiscal integrity. The Comptroller also partners with businesses and assists law enforcement agencies and the state judicial system in upholding the state’s tax laws.

Tobacco Enforcement Section

The Tobacco Enforcement Section enhances law enforcement’s efforts to prevent minors from purchasing tobacco products including e-cigarettes.

Rural Law Enforcement Grants

The Data Analysis and Transparency Division administers the Rural Law Enforcement Grants Program that provides financial assistance to sheriff's departments, constable's offices and district and county attorney's offices in eligible counties to ensure professional law enforcement and legal representation of the people's interests throughout the state.

Judiciary Section

The Judiciary Section coordinates the payment of salaries and expenses for all state district judges, district attorneys and other Texas prosecutors.

Sheriffs' and Constables' Fees

The Data Analysis and Transparency division publishes an annual report listing sheriffs’ and constables’ fees for services rendered, as set by their respective county commissioners courts.

Criminal Investigation Division

The Criminal Investigation Division enforces Texas tax laws by detecting and investigating felony and misdemeanor tax and tax-related crimes and publicizing its cases.