Pocket Cards

Pocket cards are issued by and remain the property of the State of Texas. The pocket cards are issued after application is made to the Department and all requirements have been met. It must be carried while on duty. It must bear a signature and a photograph of the individual. It must not be altered or misused. The pocket card must be presented to the Department investigators upon request. It must be returned to the Department upon request.

If, during their shift, a security officer is approached by a Department investigator or any other peace officer and is unable to present their pocket card as requested, then they may receive a citation for this violation.