MVCPA Grantees

Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority (MVCPA) awards financial grants to agencies, organizations, and concerned parties in an effort to raise public awareness of vehicle theft and burglary and implement education and prevention initiatives.

The Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority awarded grants for the Fiscal Year 2022 programs designed to reduce the incidence of motor vehicle burglary and theft.

FY2022 Grant Awards 

Purposes for Which the Grants are Awarded
The Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority (MVCPA) awards grants to local law enforcement agencies and other organizations to combat motor vehicle crime to achieve the purposes of Texas Transportation Code 1006. This includes (1) providing financial support to law enforcement agencies for economic motor vehicle theft and fraud-related motor vehicle crime enforcement teams; (2) providing financial support to law enforcement agencies, local prosecutors, judicial agencies, and neighborhood, community, business, and nonprofit organizations for programs designed to reduce the incidence of economic motor vehicle theft and fraud-related motor vehicle crime; (3) conducting educational programs designed to inform motor vehicle owners of methods of preventing motor vehicle burglary or theft and fraud-related motor vehicle crime; (4) providing equipment, for experimental purposes, to assist motor vehicle owners in preventing motor vehicle burglary or theft; and (5) establishing a uniform program to prevent stolen motor vehicles from entering Mexico. The Texas Legislature prescribed performance measures are to (a) increase the recovery of stolen motor vehicles; (b) increase the clearance of motor vehicle crime cases (motor vehicle burglaries, motor vehicle theft, and fraud-related motor vehicle crimes); and (c) increase the number of persons arrested for motor vehicle crimes. Border and port security reporting are added in Article IX of the General Appropriations Act for some grantees.

More Information

For more information, please email the Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority at AskMVCPA or call (512) 465-1485.

The Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority (MVCPA) oversees the impact of auto theft in Texas and provides financial support to fight it.

Use the map below to find your local area task force or view the complete list.


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Austin Auto Theft Interdiction Project 715 E. 8th Street
Austin, Texas 78701
512-974-5265 website
Beaumont Southeast Texas Auto Theft Task Force 2430 W. Cardinal Drive, Suite C
Beaumont, Texas 77705
409-654-3600 website
Burnet County Heart of Texas Auto Theft Task Force 1601 E Polk
Burnet, TX 78611
254-757-0701 website
Corpus Christi Auto Theft Prevention Grant 321 John Sartain
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
361-886-2889 website
Dallas Commercial Auto Theft Interdiction Squad 1400 S. Lamar
Dallas, TX 75215
214-670-5900 website
Dallas County North Texas Auto Theft Task Force 133 North Riverfront Blvd LB 31
Dallas, TX 75207
214-653-3430 website
Eagle Pass Police Department Auto Theft & Interdiction Unit 100 South Monroe Street
Eagle Pass, TX 78852
830-773-9044 website
El Paso Police Department Auto Theft Task Force 9600 Dyer Street
El Paso, TX 79924
915-212-0310 website
Galveston County Auto Crimes Task Force 1620 Gill Road
Dickinson, TX 77539
409-766-4500 website
Harris County Auto Theft Division 1200 Baker Street
Houston, TX 77002
281-446-4399 website
Houston Auto Crimes Task Force (H.A.C.T.F.) 1200 Travis, Suite 500
Houston, TX 77002
713-308-3500 website
Laredo Auto Theft Task Force 4712 Maher Avenue
Laredo, TX 78041
956-795-2339 website
Lubbock County South Plains Auto Theft Task Force 916 Main, Suite 205
Lubbock, Texas 79401
806-775-1569 website
Mansfield Tri-County Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Task Force 1305 East Broad Street
Mansfield, TX 76063
817-728-3910 website
Montgomery County Auto Theft Task Force 102 Academy Drive
Conroe, TX 77301
936-760-5847 website
Panhandle Auto Burglary and Theft Unit 900 S Polk Suite 206,
Amarillo, Texas 79101
806-379-2871 website
Paris Northeast Texas Auto Theft Task Force 2910 Clarksville Street
Paris, TX 75460
903-737-4136 website
Pasadena Police Department Auto Theft Division 1201 Davis Street
Pasadena, TX 77506
713-477-1221 website
San Antonio Regional Auto Crimes Taskforce 555 Academic Ct., 354,
San Antonio, TX 78204
210-207-7345 website
Smith County East Texas Crushers Auto Theft Task Force 1517 W. Fronts St. Suite 360
Tyler, Texas 75702
903-590-4910
903-590-4916
website
South Texas Auto Theft Enforcement Task Force 600 E. Jackson Street
Brownsville, TX 78520
409-654-3600 website
Tarrant Regional Auto Crimes Task Force 200 Taylor Street,
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
817-560-6560 website
Travis County Sheriff's Combined Auto Theft Task Force PO Box 1748
Austin, TX 78767
512-854-9735 website
Victoria Police Department 306 South Bridge Street
Victoria, TX 77901
361-485-3700 website