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Cris Love, Inspector General, Office of Inspector General
Cris Love
Inspector General


Office of Inspector General
PO Box 13084, Capitol Station
Austin, TX 78711
Telephone: (512) 671-2480 or (936) 437-5103
Fax: (512) 671-2129

To submit compliments or complaints, you may mail the address above, call toll free (833) 296-9818, or e-mail:

Cris W. Love, Sr. began his law enforcement career in 1979 as a trooper for the Texas Department of Public Safety, and subsequently worked as a game warden for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Mr. Love returned to DPS in 1987 where he helped conduct criminal investigations, first with the Narcotics section, then with the Texas Ranger Division. After investigating alleged misconduct at the Texas Youth Commission, he was recruited by the TYC Office of the Inspector General, where he was promoted to inspector general in 2009. In 2012, Mr. Love transferred to TDCJ’s Office of Inspector General as a Commander in the Criminal Investigations Division and rose to the position of Deputy Director in 2013. In April 2018, Mr. Love was selected by the Texas Board of Criminal Justice as the Inspector General.

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