Category: In the News
The Express News posted an article by Brian Chasnoff that has really shaken up the writers of this website. It has shown a light on a very bad decision made… Continue reading "Bad Decision is Bad News for Inmates"
The owners of this website believe inmates should be treated decently. They’re not crazed animals, they’re people who have made mistakes. They have rights. We also believe that the family… Continue reading "Vote to Protect Inmates and Their Families"
Bexar County Deputy Clayton Burrell Saunders was arrested today. He has been charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child. The Sheriff’s Office has released very few details. Saunders was… Continue reading "01/27/2018 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault Child"
Bexar County Deputy Leonard Lopez was placed on administrative duty by the Sheriff’s Office. We take that to mean he is still being allowed to work but probably in an… Continue reading "01/24/2018 – Deputies Under Investigation"
Eleven year veteran deputy, Adam Miller, was arrested for DWI. Miller had a blood alcohol content of .15 or higher. Deputy Miller is a detention officer. He was stopped on… Continue reading "01/12/2018 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for DWI"
Inmate Rosemary Hernandez, who was arrested on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, escaped from custody. Hernandez was still in her street clothes when she was able… Continue reading "01/04/2018 – Female Inmate Escapes Jail"
Bexar County Deputy Michael Fernandez was arrested on a charge of official oppression for assaulting an inmate. The incident is alleged to have occurred in June of 2016. A grand… Continue reading "12/15/2017 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for Official Oppression"
The Sheriff’s Office has reported a second death at the Bexar County jail. A 53 year old inmate was found dead in his cell. The inmate was in jail on… Continue reading "10/09/2017 – Another Bexar County Inmate Death"
Bexar County Deputy Krystal Borrego was arrested by the San Antonio Police Department for driving while intoxicated. The arrest occurred in the early hours of Friday morning. 32 year old… Continue reading "10/06/2017 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for DWI"
An inmate at the Bexar County jail was found dead in his cell on Tuesday. The cause of death has not been officially determined but it is being viewed as… Continue reading "10/03/2017 – Bexar County Inmate Commits Suicide"
In April of 2017 Deputy Garrett Flores was involved in a physical altercation with an inmate. Deputy Flores claimed the inmate attacked him. Video of the incident did not support… Continue reading "08/23/2017 – Former Bexar County Deputy Arrested for Assaulting Inmate"
The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has suspended seven deputies after a video of hazing was discovered. The officers were at a party when six of the deputies began hazing a… Continue reading "08/14/2017 – 7 BCSO Deputies Suspended for Hazing"
Bexar County Deputy Rita Alvarez was arrested Wednesday on charges of Engaging in Organized Crime and Illegal Barter, Expenditures and Investments. Alvarez is accused of personally collecting drug debts for… Continue reading "08/02/2017 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for Engaging in Organized Crime"
While doing rounds a Bexar County guard found a female inmate who was unresponsive. The discovery was made at 8:18 am. Bexar County medical staff worked on her until the… Continue reading "07/24/2017 – Female Inmate Dies"
At 2:30 am a San Antonio Police Department officer pulled over an individual for a traffic violation. The driver was Bexar County Deputy Michael Anthony Magana. The SAPD officer performed… Continue reading "07/13/2017 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for DWI"
Bexar County Deputy Michael Pena was arrested by the San Antonio Police Department on assault charges. The incident occurred Saturday afternoon. It is alleged that Michael Pena assaulted a family… Continue reading "07/08/2017 – Bexar County Deputy Arrested for Assault"
A violent offender attempted to escape the Bexar County Jail by climbing into the ceiling. Steve Guidry was being housed in the mental health units when he made his attempted… Continue reading "06/29/2017 – Attempted Escape by Bexar County Inmate"
Multiple officers from the Bexar County Jail were involved in a fight while attending a party. The party continued on into the earlier hours of Sunday morning with the fight… Continue reading "06/17/2017 – Off Duty Deputies Involved in Fight"
The high cost of inmate phone calls is putting families in extreme financial difficulty. Obama knew this and attempted to cap rates to stop the exploitive practices of the inmate… Continue reading "Attempt to Help Curb High Inmate Phone Costs Derailed by Trump Appointee"
Julio Trujillo was arrested in January of 2016 on a domestic violence charge. An immigration hold was placed on him to determine his immigration status. After the domestic violence charge… Continue reading "Julio Trujillo Suing Bexar County for Failing to Release Him"
A female inmate was found dead at the Bexar County Annex. The female is believed to have died from natural causes. Identification of the inmate has not been released pending… Continue reading "04/19/2017 – Female Inmate Found Dead"
Deputy Cynthia Benavidez was arrested on Tuesday for an incident that occurred in 2015. Benavidez has been charged with assaulting a man who was in her custody. Benavidez faces three… Continue reading "04/18/2017 – Deputy Cynthia Benavidez Arrested for Official Oppression"
Deputy Sabrina Moreno who has been with the Sheriff’s Office for eight months, was arrested on Friday morning on a Driving While Intoxicated charge. Moreno will receive a probationary termination.
Inmate Thomas Trevino attempted to escape from the Bexar County Jail Wednesday night. Trevino crawled up into the ceiling in a mistaken belief that he could access other parts of… Continue reading "03/08/2017 – Attempted Escape from the Bexar County Jail"