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    SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a 38-year-old man who has been missing since late July. Curtis Perry was last seen July 27 in the 1700 block of Jackson Keller Road driving a late-model Chevrolet Malibu. The vehicle has since been recovered by BCSO. Perry...
    SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office is holding a virtual job fair on Tuesday for those seeking a career in law enforcement. The online-only event starts at 11 a.m. and runs until 2 p.m. and can be found by clicking here. The BCSO has openings for detention deputies, deputy sheriffs, reserve deputy sheriffs,...
    SAN ANTONIO – A man is behind bars after leading deputies on a brief pursuit when they attempted to make a traffic stop after seeing a person driving recklessly near downtown Monday, the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies say they saw a man weaving in and out of traffic near I-35 and Main Avenue....
    SAN ANTONIO – An investigation is underway after a fatal crash on the far South Side, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. The BCSO posted a traffic alert on Facebook Saturday night, saying the crash happened at the intersection of Loop 1604 and Pleasanton Road. Details on the crash are limited at...
    SAN ANTONIO – A 34-year-old Bexar County Jail inmate has died after he was hospitalized for ingesting drugs. Julian Dena died at Baptist Medical Center on Thursday afternoon after his family decided to take him off life support, Bexar County Sheriff’s Office officials said. Dena was being booked into the jail Monday when a deputy...
    SAN ANTONIO – For the second time since late last month, the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has proposed terminating a deputy behind a racially-charged post on Facebook. BCSO officials on Thursday confirmed a proposed termination was issued to Deputy Jack Farmer, who late last month wrote on the social media site that people should ‘lynch...
    SAN ANTONIO – A budget proposal submitted by Bexar County Precinct 3 Constable Mark Vojvodich calls for more than 100 positions to be shifted from the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office to his North Side agency. Vojvodich said, if accepted by county commissioners, the proposal would save the county $4.3 million next year and well over...
    SAN ANTONIO – Two San Antonio firefighters received terminations last month that were later reduced to lengthy suspensions after they fled the scene of a car crash in far north Bexar County late last year, discipline records released to the KSAT 12 Defenders confirm. One of the SAFD firefighters, Daniel Drury, was also arrested at...
    BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office is searching for two suspects who escaped from deputies on foot in the northeast area of the county. BCSO officials said the two males were last seen in the area of Beech Trail and Pioneer Trail. One had a blue shirt and black pants, and the...
    SAN ANTONIO – A memorial service will take place Tuesday for a deputy who passed away after contracting COVID-19. Sheriff’s Deputy Timothy De La Fuente, 53, died on April 30. He was assigned to the detention bureau and had been with BCSO for 27 years. According to a statement from BCSO, the procession is tentatively...
    SAN ANTONIO – A memorial service will take place Tuesday for a deputy who passed away after contracting COVID-19. Sheriff’s Deputy Timothy De La Fuente, 53, died on April 30. He was assigned to the detention bureau and had been with BCSO for 27 years. According to a statement from BCSO, the procession is tentatively...
    BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has identified the 37-year-old inmate who died by suicide on Sunday. The incident happened just before 10 a.m. Sunday, according to deputies. BCSO: 37-year-old inmate dies of suicide, despite deputy’s intervention A deputy discovered Julie Marie Alvarado in the midst of a suicide attempt and took...
    BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – A 37-year-old Bexar County inmate is dead after deputies said she attempted to commit suicide. The incident happened just before 10 a.m. Sunday, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. A deputy discovered the inmate’s suicide attempt and took quick action by using a cutting tool “designed for suicide attempts”...
    SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar a 14-year-old girl will be facing manslaughter charges after an accidental shooting resulted in the death of a 16-year-old boy. On Thursday, deputies were called to the 11000 block of Lands Pond in western Bexar County in response to the shooting around noon. Salazar said the teens...
    San Antonio – Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff is asking for the sheriff’s office to get tough with citations for violations of the public health ordinance, as the positivity numbers continue to remain high. “We still hear too many violations and with those violations, we’ll never be able to get this under control,” Wolff said....
    SAN ANTONIO – A 16-year-old boy was rushed into surgery after he was shot in the chest Thursday, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies were called out to Lands Pond in western Bexar County around noon. Initially, deputies were told the teen shot himself, Sheriff Javier Salazar said. But after speaking with a...
    That’s not the spirit of thoughtful travel. Three Spirit Airlines employees suffered minor injuries after being attacked in a Florida airport by three passengers who were reportedly upset that their flight to Philadelphia was delayed. Spirit customers Tymaya Wright, 20, Danaysha Dixon, 22, and Keira Ferguson, 21, were arrested and charged with battery after attacking...
    SAN ANTONIO – A 34-year-old man is accused of throwing a full 24-ounce can of beer at his neighbor’s son after harassing him while he played basketball. Adam Bazan has been charged with bodily injury to a child, a third-degree felony, following the incident on July 8, booking records show. According to an arrest affidavit,...
    SAN ANTONIO – A Bexar County Sheriff’s Office deputy is facing multiple charges after he allowed prisoners inside the jail to beat each other up, Sheriff Javier Salazar said. Deputy Jean Camacho-Morales is charged with official oppression, aggravated assault, and tempering with a government record. Murder suspect accused of critically injuring inmate in jailhouse attack...
    SAN ANTONIO – Four residents at the Bexar County Juvenile Detention Center escaped Monday morning but were quickly apprehended, Sheriff Javier Salazar said during a news briefing. Salazar said the offenders jumped the fence of the center, which is in the 600 block of Mission Road, near Steves Avenue. They will be charged with escape,...
    SAN ANTONIO – An off-duty corporal with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office was tased and arrested by his fellow deputies for an alleged assault, according to the BCSO. Deputies were called to the home of Cpl. Brandon Young, 36, at 11:41 p.m., Saturday, July 11, for the reported assault. After arriving on scene,...
    SAN ANTONIO – A man is facing charges after leading deputies on a chase in northeast Bexar County overnight, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. Saturday at the corner of Montgomery Drive and Windrock Drive. A vehicle almost hit another vehicle at the corner of Glen Mont and...
    SAN ANTONIO – A child was hospitalized after an accidental shooting in southeast Bexar County, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. The shooting happened Friday night in the 12000 block of Bernhardt Road. Deputies first received a call for an accidental shooting involving a child. After arriving on scene, officials said the child is...
    SAN ANTONIO – A 32-year-old man has been arrested after investigators say he stabbed his ex-girlfriend after forcing her to drive around San Antonio. Antonio Garcia, Jr. has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following the incident on Wednesday, booking records show. Online jail records show he has also been charged with...
    SAN ANTONIO – A woman has been hospitalized following a shooting outside a home in Southwest Bexar County. According to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, the woman was shot around 3:30 a.m. Monday in the 11100 block of Fowler Road. The woman, in her 40s, was outside the house when a gunman in a vehicle...
    SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Sheriff’s Office deputies have arrested two men and are searching for third after they stole a vehicle at gunpoint late Wednesday night. Deputies made the arrests around 2:40 a.m. in the 5100 block of Badland Beacon in Northeast Bexar County, not far from Binz-Engleman Road. According to the BCSO, the...
    SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office confirms one deputy is fighting for his life against COVID-19 in a local hospital. Limited information was available about the deputy; however, BCSO officials said Friday the deputy is on a ventilator, battling the virus. As of Friday, city leaders reported an additional 405 COVID-19 cases in...
    SAN ANTONIO – A Bexar County sheriff’s deputy who proposed killing rioters and looters in a Facebook post early this month has been handed a proposed termination, BCSO officials confirmed Friday night. Deputy Justin Silva had been under investigation for several weeks, after making a post on Facebook that mentioned killing people who are “rioting,...
    SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a man who was killed in a head-on car crash in West Bear County Wednesday. Jeremiah Todd Penland, 31, was found dead inside his Honda Civic around 6 a.m. along Loop 1604 near Pue road, just north of Macdona. According to the Bexar County...
    SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday that former deputy Brandon Doege was indicted on two counts of tampering with evidence and official oppression. Doege, 27, turned himself in to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest. The sheriff’s office originally terminated Doege in connection with a May 2019 incident...
    SAN ANTONIO – A man who was involved in a confrontation with Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff over a face mask dispute has been arrested, according to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. Terry Toller, 47, turned himself in to authorities around 7 a.m. Thursday, BCSO said. He was arrested on a warrant for assault on...
    SAN ANTONIO – One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash in West Bexar County early Wednesday morning, the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office said. The crash occurred just after 6 a.m. on Loop 1604, between Highway 143 and Pue Road. According to deputies, the impact of the collision rolled one of the vehicles over. Deputies...
    SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County deputies are looking for the shooting suspects responsible for firing at a vehicle with three adults and a small child inside on the Northeast Side. The shooting happened on Chipping Sunday afternoon when a suspect shot at the vehicle with the people inside. It’s unclear what initially prompted the shooting....
    SAN ANTONIO – A Bexar County Sheriff’s deputy who died of complications from COVID-19 in April will have a public visitation service on Wednesday, June 24. The BCSO will host the visitation for Timothy De La Fuente at Mission Park Funeral Chapels South, located at 1700 SE Military Drive. The visitation will begin at 5...