The Austin Regional Intelligence Center (ARIC) is a collaborative effort of 17 Public Safety Agencies in Hays, Travis and Williamson Counties. ARIC partner agencies will work together to provide resources, expertise and/or information to the center. ARIC focuses on regional public safety data analysis.

Mission Statement

To better protect the public by providing a centralized, comprehensive, multi-agency criminal information and intelligence-sharing network to enhance the operational effectiveness and efficiency of the law enforcement and public safety agencies involved and by maximizing the region's ability to detect, prevent, apprehend, and respond to criminal and terrorist activity.



ARIC analyzes information and disseminate actionable intelligence used to address an all-crimes perspective. ARIC serves public safety agencies in Hays, Travis and Williamson Counties. Its initial capability was to consolidate law enforcement data/records for analysis across multiple law enforcement jurisdictions. ARIC exceeds applicable state and federal regulations regarding privacy and may provide actionable intelligence to detect, prevent or interrupt: 

  • Serial Criminal conduct
  • Organized Crime
  • Terrorist Activity

ARIC Partners

  • Austin Community College Police Department
  • Austin Fire Department
  • AISD Police Department
  • Austin Police Department
  • Cedar Park Police Department
  • Georgetown Police Department
  • Hays County Sheriff's Office
  • Kyle Police Department
  • Pflugerville ISD Police Department
  • Pflugerville Police Department
  • Round Rock Police Department
  • San Marcos Police Department
  • Travis County Sheriff’s Office
  • UT Police Department
  • Williamson County Sheriff’s Office
  • Buda Police Department
  • Texas State University Police Department


Interlocal Cooperation Agreement for ARIC (PDF)

ARIC Training Matrix (PDF)

ARIC Privacy Policy (PDF)

Contact Information

Please contact us by email or by phone 512-974-ARIC (2742).