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2019 Racial Profiling Report | Full Report

Name: Trinity Valley Community College

Reporting Date: 01/14/2020

TCOLE Agency Number: 213005

Chief Administrator: Stewart Newby

Agency Contact Information:

Phone: 903-675-6235


Mailing Address:

100 Cardinal Drive

Athens Texas 75751

This Agency filed a full report because:

Agency choses to fully report even though they have motor vehicle or audio equipment

Certification to This Report 2.132 (Tier 2), Full Report Article 2.132(b) CCP Law Enforcement Policy on Racial Profiling

Trinity Valley Community College has adopted a detailed written policy on racial profiling. Our policy:

1.) clearly defines acts constituting racial profiling;

2.) strictly prohibit peace officers employed by the Trinity Valley Community College from engaging in racial profiling;

3.) implements a process by which an individual may file a complaint with the Trinity Valley Community College if the individual believes that a peace officer employed by the Trinity Valley Community College has engaged in racial profiling with respect to the individual;

4.) provides public education relating to the agency's complaint process;

5.) requires appropriate corrective action to be taken against a peace officer employed by the Trinity Valley Community College who, after an investigation, is shown to have engaged in racial profiling in violation of the Trinity Valley Community College's policy adopted under this article;

6.) require collection of information relating to motor vehicle stops in which a citation is issued and to arrests made as a result of those stops, including information relating to:

a.) the race or ethnicity of the individual detained;

b.) whether a search was conducted and, if so, whether the individual detained consented to the search; and

c.) whether the peace officer knew the race or ethnicity of the individual detained before detaining that individual; and

7.) require the chief administrator of the agency, regardless of whether the administrator is elected, employed, or appointed, to submit an annual report of the information collected under Subdivision(6) to:

a.) the Commission on Law Enforcement; and

b.) the governing body of each county or municipality served by the agency, if the agency is an agency of a county, municipality, or other political subdivision of the state.

Executed by: Stewart Newby

Chief Administrator

Trinity Valley Community College

Date: 01/14/2020

Trinity Valley Community College Motor Vehicle Racial Profiling Information

Total stops: 67


Female: 30

Male: 37

Race or ethnicity

Black: 15

Asian/Pacific Islander: 0

White: 12

Hispanic/Latino: 40

Alaska Native/American Indian: 0

Was race or ethnicity known prior to stop?

Yes: 1

No: 60

Reason for stop?

Violation of law: 0

Pre existing knowledge: 6

Moving traffic violation: 48

Vehicile traffic violation: 18

Street Address or approximate location of stop

City Street: 63

US highway: 0

State highway: 0

Private Property or other: 3

Was a search conducted?

Yes: 7

No: 60

Reason for Search?

Consent: 2

Contraband: 0

Probable cause: 3

Inventory: 1

Incident to arrest: 1

Was Contraband discovered?

Yes: 2

No: 5

Description of contraband

Drugs: 2

Currency: 0

Weapons: 0

Alcohol: 0

Stolen property: 0

Other: 0

Result of stop

Verbal warnings: 53

Written warning: 8

Citation: 4

Written warning and arrest: 1

Citation and arrest: 1

Arrest: 0

Arrest based on

Violation of Penal Code: 0

Violation of Traffic Law: 0

Violation of City Ordinance: 0

Outstanding Warrant 2

Was physal force resulting in bodily injury used during stop

Yes: 0

No: 67

Submitted electronically to the The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement