TCSO Close Watch Program

If you are traveling out of town for vacation or the holiday season and would like the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office to add your home to their Close-Watch patrols, simply call TCSO Dispatch Center’s non-emergency number at 817-884-1315 and request a Close-Watch. A Close-Watch patrol means a unit from each shift will check your house at least once during their shift. Or email your request to Deputy Sheriff LaMunion at Provide your name, address, contact telephone number, and dates you will be gone and want Close-Watch patrol. Also provide description and license plate number for any vehicles that will be parked in the driveway.