Here we are again. Yet another deputy with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has been arrested. A female Bexar County deputy was arrested late Thursday night for the more serious crime of Driving while Intoxicated with a minor in the car. This type of offense includes harsher penalties (a State Jail Felony) with the additional charge of Child Endangerment as part of it.
A 23 year old deputy, Nancy Cruz, was arrested by a DPS trooper just before midnight. According to information from the trooper, Deputy Cruz had a 15 year old minor in the car with her. Cruz, who was hired in 2017, was already on unpaid administrative leave for attendance issues.
According to Sheriff Javier Salazar, Cruz was served with proposed termination paperwork. This is a required step in the process towards termination.