2009 Texas Code
CIVIL PRACTICE AND REMEDIES CODE
TITLE 6. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
CHAPTER 124. PRIVILEGE TO INVESTIGATE THEFT  

CIVIL PRACTICE AND REMEDIES CODE

TITLE 6. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

CHAPTER 124. PRIVILEGE TO INVESTIGATE THEFT

Sec. 124.001. DETENTION. A person who reasonably believes that

another has stolen or is attempting to steal property is

privileged to detain that person in a reasonable manner and for a

reasonable time to investigate ownership of the property.

Acts 1985, 69th Leg., ch. 959, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1985.

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