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A county constable in Texas has the following duties:
For more complete information about the responsibilities of a constable and other county officials, see the "2018 Guide to Texas Laws for County Officials."
Please note: Some duties performed by officials may vary within individual counties.
Constables are required to attain 40 hours of continuing education biannually, 20 hours of which must be in civil process. Per 2013 Texas Senate Bill No. 686, Texas Eighty-Third Legislature
Legal source: V.T.C.A., Tex. Occ. Code, Sec. 1701.3545
View duties and responsibilities of the Constable from the Texas Association of Counties.