Deputy John Varela, who was under investigation, resigned in the later part of February of this year. Varela was being investigated for inappropriate actions with inmates but Sheriff Javier Salazar… Continue reading "Deputy Under Investigation, Resigns"
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The Bexar County jail has once again released an inmate that should not have been released. In the current incident they had not finished processing the inmate. On April 3rd,… Continue reading "Sixth Erroneous Release in 2019"
In August of 2018, Sgt. Wesley Anderson of the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office was at an HEB while off duty. According to the KSAT 12 article Anderson thought the individual… Continue reading "BCSO Sergeant Being Terminated for Assault"
On March 4th the State Bar of Texas determined that ex-D.A. Nico La Hood was guilty of professional misconduct when he threatened a defense attorney. Nico La Hood and Attorney… Continue reading "Professional Misconduct by Nico La Hood"
The turnover in the Sheriff’s Administrative staff is crazy. In this latest round Salazar has forced Chief Deputy Don Tijerina to resign and tried to do the same to Deputy… Continue reading "Sheriff Salazar Fires Chief Vela"
Though it’s not official yet, only because the report has not been released, the Bexar County Jail has failed the state inspection. The Sheriff tried to anticipate any problems and… Continue reading "Bexar County Jail Fails State Inspection"
Here we go again. Sheriff Salazar has found someone else he is impressed with to run the jail. This is his fourth selection of a supposedly impressive candidate. I still… Continue reading "Another “Impressive” Selection by Sheriff Salazar"
On Saturday, February 16, Bexar County deputies assisted other agencies with a clean-up in the far northeast side of the city. It seems the Sheriff’s Office mislead the reporters at… Continue reading "We Must be Getting Close to Campaigning Season"
On Friday, February 22nd, MySanAntonio.com published an astounding opinion piece on Sheriff Salazar. With all the problems that the jail has been experiencing since Salazar took over MySa wrote an… Continue reading "Rebuttal to MySanAntonio.com Article"
It feels like every day Sheriff Javier Salazar shows us how over his head he is. When he first took over the Sheriff’s Office he appointed a man who had… Continue reading "Sheriff Salazar Reinstates Chief Vela"
This is just beyond crazy. We can’t even keep up with all the problems coming out of the Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office now has its third erroneous release for… Continue reading "Another Error, Another Erroneous Release"
You almost can’t be surprised anymore at the degree of incompetence coming out of the Sheriff’s Office. On January 17, the jail sent Johnny Villalobos to the Garza West unit… Continue reading "Sheriff’s Office Sends Wrong Man to TDC"
Chucky, a 5 year old Belgian Malinois, was shot and killed on Friday, the 25th, after he was sent to try to subdue an individual. That’s the official line. The… Continue reading "BCSO K-9 Killed in Line of Duty"
This is really upsetting. We just posted an article about a TEDx talk that Chief Aristides Jimenez gave. He was one of the few accomplished chiefs at the Sheriff’s Office. … Continue reading "The Sheriff’s Office Loses One of Their Most Accomplished Chiefs"
We missed the arrest of a deputy that occurred on December the 3rd of 2018. At this point, it’s getting confusing trying to keep up. Deputy Michael DeWitt was arrested… Continue reading "Missed One – Deputy Arrested for on Domestic Violence Charge"
The Bexar County jail had an in custody death on Friday, December 14th. 61 year old Janice Dotson-Stephens had been arrested for criminal trespass in July. Her bond was set… Continue reading "Janice Dotson-Stephens Dies in the Bexar County Jail"
Before I get into the story let me explain a little first about the officers at the Sheriff’s Office. There are two types of officers; commissioned peace officers and jailers. … Continue reading "Bexar Deputy Records Inmate, Posts to Snapchat"
The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, under Sheriff Javier Salazar, seems to be on a race to the bottom. Not only did the 23rd officer get arrested on Tuesday, but they… Continue reading "12/11/2018 -7th Person this Year Escapes Bexar County Custody"
Bexar County Deputy Heriberto Alejandro Rivera was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Rivera wrecked his vehicle at 2:15 am. When San Antonio Police Officers arrived they found that Rivera had… Continue reading "12/11/2018 – 23rd Bexar Deputy Arrested This Year"
In a surprising move Detention Chief Bobby Hogeland submitted his letter of resignation. The resignation was submitted on Thursday the 27th and specified that it was effective as of Friday… Continue reading "Detention Chief Hogeland Resigns"
KENS 5 did some outstanding investigative reporting and uncovered some major overspending by the Sheriff’s Office. The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office spent $54,932 on new chairs. That doesn’t sound too… Continue reading "Sheriff’s Office Treating Taxpayers Like a Piggy Bank"
Bexar County Deputy Diana Barrera was arrested for DWI in the early hours of Saturday morning. None of the news agency seem to be giving much information on the actual… Continue reading "09/22/2018 – 20th Bexar County Deputy Arrested this Year"
A Bexar County Deputy was arrested for DWI. On Thursday, September 13th, Deputy Joseph H. Martinez crashed into the back of an 18-wheeler in the Selma area. Selma police smelled… Continue reading "09/13/2018 – 19th Bexar County Deputy Arrested"