§ 18.01 Search Warrant
§ 18.011 Sealing of Affidavit
§ 18.02 Grounds for Issuance
§ 18.021 Issuance of Search Warrant to Photograph Injured Child
§ 18.0215 Access to Cellular Telephone or Other Wireless Communications Device
§ 18.03 Search Warrant May Order Arrest
§ 18.04 Contents of Warrant
§ 18.05 Warrants for Fire, Health, and Code Inspections
§ 18.06 Execution of Warrants
§ 18.065 Execution of Warrant Issued by District Judge for DNA Specimen
§ 18.067 Execution of Warrant for Blood Specimen in Intoxication Offense
§ 18.07 Days Allowed for Warrant to Run
§ 18.08 Power of Officer Executing Warrant
§ 18.09 Shall Seize Accused and Property
§ 18.095 Seizure of Circuit Board of Gambling Device, Equipment, or Paraphernalia
§ 18.10 How Return Made
§ 18.11 Custody of Property Found
§ 18.12 Magistrate Shall Investigate
§ 18.13 Shall Discharge Defendant
§ 18.14 Examining Trial
§ 18.15 Certify Record to Proper Court
§ 18.16 Preventing Consequences of Theft
§ 18.17 Disposition of Abandoned or Unclaimed Property
§ 18.18 Disposition of Gambling Paraphernalia, Prohibited Weapon, Criminal Instrument, and Other Contraband
§ 18.181 Disposition of Explosive Weapons and Chemical Dispensing Devices
§ 18.182 Disposition of Item Bearing Counterfeit Mark
§ 18.183 Deposit of Money Pending Disposition
§ 18.19 Disposition of Seized Weapons
§ 18.191 Disposition of Firearm Seized From Certain Persons With Mental Illness
§ 18.22 Testing Certain Defendants or Confined Persons for Communicable Diseases
§ 18.23 Expenses for Motor Vehicle Towed and Stored for Certain Purposes
§ 18.24 Body Cavity Search During Traffic Stop

Terms Used In Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Chapter 18 - Search Warrants

  • Affidavit: means a statement in writing of a fact or facts signed by the party making it, sworn to before an officer authorized to administer oaths, and officially certified to by the officer under his seal of office. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Signature: includes the mark of a person unable to write, and "subscribe" includes the making of such a mark. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • sworn: includes affirm or affirmed. See Texas Government Code 312.011
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.