Statewide Intake

Handbook Revision, December 2015

This revision of the Statewide Intake Policy and Procedures Handbook was published on December 1, 2015. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.

Requests from Texas Law Enforcement (PATS 8487)

The items below are added or revised to clarify that the Austin Police Department is the only victim services provider to which SWI can release record-check information. This policy is based on a memorandum of understanding between SWI, CPS, and APD. See:

2183.2 Requests from Texas Law Enforcement

2183.21 Austin Police Department (APD) Victim Services

2183.22 2183.21Verifying the Requestor’s Identity

2183.23 2183.22Providing the Search Results

2183.23 Completing the I&R