Posted on: August 24, 2016

AIM Launches New Website!

AIM Website

Bexar County's AIM Peer Mediation Program is now launching a new website to keep the schools and community informed. We are offering Notify Me! Sign up with your email address to stay up-to-date with the latest news and events.

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

25th Annual Fun Run - Heroes vs. Villains - 11/20/2016

Fun Run 2016

All proceeds benefit the Bexar County Dispute Resolution Center's Amigos in Mediation (AIM) Program!

The Fun Run takes place on November, 20th 2016 at the San Antonio Gun Club (928 Contour Dr. San Antonio, TX 78212).

Arrive at 7:15 a.m. Gun Start a...See details...

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Posted on: June 28, 2016

Recovering the Classics National Initiative

About the National Initiative

"Sadly, many of the greatest classics in the public domain are left with poorly designed or autogenerated covers that fail to capture what makes these books exciting and inspiring to us. So we've invited illustrators,...Read about Recovering the Classics

Posted on: November 3, 2015

PUBLIC NOTICE: Order to Relocate Public Sales of Real Property

PUBLIC NOTICEBeginning February 2016
NOTICE OF ORDER TO RELOCATE PUBLIC SALES OF REAL PROPERTY UNDER POWER OF SALE, TAX WARRANT, FORECLOSURE OF TAX LIEN, EXECUTION, AND JUDICIAL FORECLOSUREBy Order of the Bexar County Commissioners Court, beginning Febru...Read the full Public Notice

Posted on: November 13, 2015

Bexar County Public Wifi

Bexar County is now offering a free wireless connection to users with mobile devices in the Lady Justice Courtyard, Main Plaza, and throughout the Bexar County Courthouse and Justice Center. No password is required to login to the Lady Justice Courtyard ...Learn more about Public Wifi

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

Bexar County Jobless Rates Increases to 4.2 Percent

Bexar County’s unemployment rate registered equal to the overall jobless rate of 4.2 percent for the 12-county Workforce Solutions Alamo area, which includes Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Frio,Gillespie, Guadalupe, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Medina and Wil...See More...

Work Force Solutions Alamo

Posted on: September 2, 2016

9/2/2016 - Pair Indicted for Capital Murder of 7-year-old Iris Rodriguez

San Antonio, Texas, September 2, 2016: Earlier this week, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted Frank Gomez, age 28, and Manuel Watson, age 22, for the Capital Murder of 7-year-old Iris Rodriguez. Additionally, the defendants were indicted for two counts of ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

9/1/2016 - 99-Year Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Girl

San Antonio, Texas, September 1, 2016: This afternoon, a Bexar County jury in the 175th District Court sentenced Darrel Keith Bowser, age 49, to 99 years in prison without the possibility of parole and assessed the maximum fine of $10,000.00. On Wednesday...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

7/29/2016 - Trio Indicted in Case Where Children Were Found Tied Up

San Antonio, Texas, July 29, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted a trio connected to a child abuse case where two children were found tied up in the backyard of a northeast Bexar County home. Porucha Phillips, age 34, is charged with three...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

6/28/2016 - 99-Year Prison Sentence in Child Starvation Death Case

San Antonio, Texas, June 28, 2016: Today, a Bexar County jury in the 379th District Court sentenced Crystal Williams, age 31, to 99 years in prison and assessed a $10,000.00 fine in connection with the death of 5-year-old Josiah Williams. Last week, Willi...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2016

6/16/2016 - Five Life Sentences Handed Down in Child Sex Abuse Case

San Antonio, Texas, June 16, 2016: This afternoon, 290th District Court Judge Melisa Skinner sentenced Carl Bailes, age 40, to five life sentences and eight 20-year sentences. Earlier today, a Bexar County jury found Bailes guilty of 5 counts of Aggravate...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

05/19/2016 - Four Stacked Life Sentences in Child Sex Abuse Case

San Antonio, Texas, May 19, 2016: This morning, 227th District Court Judge Kevin O’Connell sentenced Willie David Floyd, age 32, to four consecutive, or stacked life sentences. Last month, a Bexar County jury found Floyd guilty of four counts of Aggravate...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

05/04/2016 - Jurors Sentence Man to 50 Years in Prison for Sexually Abusing Girl

San Antonio, Texas, May 4, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County jury in the 379th District Court sentenced Ivan Sanchez, age 42, to 50 years in prison; additionally, jurors assessed three 20-year sentences. The sentences will run concurrently, or at the same t...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

05/02/2016 - 60-Year Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Young Girl

San Antonio, Texas, May 2, 2016: This afternoon, Bexar County jurors in the 290th District Court sentenced Steve Kou, age 62, to 60 years in Texas Department of Criminal Justice. On Friday, Kou was found guilty of Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child.
...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2015

06/03/2015 - 50-Year Sentence for Man who Injured Children in Shooting

This morning in the 226th District Court, Judge Sid Harle sentenced Jose Ramos Mercado, age 41, to 50 years in prison for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon resulting in Serious Bodily Injury to a Child.

On August 30, 2014, Mercado opened fire on ...Read on...

Posted on: May 29, 2015

05/29/2015 - 60-Year Sentence for Man who Sexually Abused Girl

Yesterday, visiting Judge Raymond Angelini sentenced Jimmy Vera, age 41, to 60 years in prison. Jurors in the 187th District Court convicted Vera of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child after deliberating for four hours.

In February 2014, Vera sexually...Read on...

Posted on: May 28, 2015

05/28/2015 - 35-Year Sentence in Case Where Boy was Badly Burned

Yesterday, 399th District Court Judge Ray Olivarri sentenced Matthew White, age 27, to 35 years in prison. Earlier this month, White entered a no contest plea to the charge of Injury to a Child Intentionally/Knowingly Causing Serious Bodily Injury.

In ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2015

05/26/2015 - Life Without Parole Sentence for Man who Sexually Abused Girl

This afternoon, a Bexar County jury in the 399th District Court sentenced Elias Juarez, age 66, to life in prison without the possibility of parole. On Friday, it took jurors less than three hours to convict him of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a young child...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2015

05/20/2015 - 40 Year Sentence for Man Who Badly Beat 4-year-old Girl

Yesterday, Judge Melisa Skinner of the 290th District Court sentenced Ray Garcia, Jr. to 40 years in prison. Garcia was charged with nine counts of Injury to a Child Causing Seriously Bodily Injury and Injury to a Child Causing Bodily Injury.

In April ...Read on...


Posted on: June 24, 2014

New Community Resources Website

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

9/29/2016 - 50-Year Prison Sentence for Convicted Murderer and Fugitive

San Antonio, Texas, September 29, 2016: Yesterday afternoon, Visiting Judge Dick Alcala sentenced convicted murderer and fugitive Kerry Gittens, age 26, to 50 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. On August 26, 2016, a Bexar County jury found...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

9/16/2016 - 40-Year Sentence for Murder Defendant Who Killed Man in 2013

San Antonio, Texas, September 16, 2016: Yesterday afternoon, 186th District Court Judge Jefferson Moore sentenced Antonio Torres, age 39, to 40 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. On August 19th of this year, a Bexar County jury took under ...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2016

9/12/2016 - 60-Year Sentence for Repeat Drunk Driver

San Antonio, Texas, September 12, 2016: On Friday afternoon, a Bexar County jury sentenced Zachary Wade Lenius, age 32, to 60 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Earlier in the week, the defendant had pleaded guilty to Murder.

On Novembe...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

9/2/2016 - Pair Indicted for Capital Murder of 7-year-old Iris Rodriguez

San Antonio, Texas, September 2, 2016: Earlier this week, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted Frank Gomez, age 28, and Manuel Watson, age 22, for the Capital Murder of 7-year-old Iris Rodriguez. Additionally, the defendants were indicted for two counts of ...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2016

9/1/2016 - 99-Year Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Girl

San Antonio, Texas, September 1, 2016: This afternoon, a Bexar County jury in the 175th District Court sentenced Darrel Keith Bowser, age 49, to 99 years in prison without the possibility of parole and assessed the maximum fine of $10,000.00. On Wednesday...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

8/31/2016 - Trio Indicted for Capital Murder of 5-year-old Girl

San Antonio, Texas, August 31, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted three men suspected in the shooting death of 5-year-old Ana Garza.

Abdi Abdi, age 18, Murjan Abdi, age 19, and Christian Lopez, age 19, were all indicted for Capital Mur...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2016

8/11/2016 - DA LaHood Announces Bexar County’s First Felony Pre-Trial Diversion Program

San Antonio, Texas, August 11, 2016: Bexar County Criminal District Attorney Nico LaHood announces the launch of the county's first felony Pre-Trial Diversion Program. The new program is offered to first-time, non-violent offenders, charged with a certai...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

7/29/2016 - Trio Indicted in Case Where Children Were Found Tied Up

San Antonio, Texas, July 29, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted a trio connected to a child abuse case where two children were found tied up in the backyard of a northeast Bexar County home. Porucha Phillips, age 34, is charged with three...Read on...

Posted on: July 21, 2016

7/21/2016 - Life Sentence for Man Who Murdered Childhood Friend

San Antonio, Texas, July 21, 2016: Today, Bexar County jurors in the 175th District Court took just 20 minutes to sentence Jose Gutierrez, age 34, to life in prison and assessed a $10,000.00 fine. Jurors found Gutierrez guilty of the 2013 shooting murder ...Read on...

Posted on: July 19, 2016

7/19/2016 - 40-Year Sentence for Repeat Drunk Driver Who Killed Father of Three

San Antonio, Texas, July 19, 2016: Yesterday, 437th District Court Judge Lori Valenzuela sentenced Jose L. Hernandez, age 59, to 40 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Earlier this year, Hernandez pled no contest to Felony Murder.

In Aug...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

7/1/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for June 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 6/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 6/30/2016 there were 444 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 231 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

7/14/2016 - Update: Results in Hot Check Round-up

San Antonio, Texas, July 14, 2016: Earlier this week, investigators with the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office along with the BCSO Fugitive Apprehension Unit targeted 105 hot check defendants who were fugitives and had warrants out for thei...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

7/11/2016 DA’s Office Joins Forces with Law Enforcement to Arrest Fugitive Hot Check Writers

San Antonio, Texas, July 11, 2016: District Attorney Nicholas “Nico” LaHood will have teams of Investigators along with BCSO Fugitive Apprehension Unit knocking on doors as early as 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2016. These officers have targeted hot check...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2016

6/30/2016 - DA’s Office Launches New Law Enforcement Integrity Unit

San Antonio, Texas, June 30, 2016: Bexar County Criminal District Attorney Nicholas “Nico” LaHood announces the launch of the new Law Enforcement Integrity Unit. The Law Enforcement Integrity Unit will focus on the investigation and review of officer-invo...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

6/28/2016 - 99-Year Prison Sentence in Child Starvation Death Case

San Antonio, Texas, June 28, 2016: Today, a Bexar County jury in the 379th District Court sentenced Crystal Williams, age 31, to 99 years in prison and assessed a $10,000.00 fine in connection with the death of 5-year-old Josiah Williams. Last week, Willi...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2016

6/17/2016 - Life Sentence for Man Who Killed Pizza Delivery Driver

San Antonio, Texas, June 17, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County jury in the 187th District Court took just 20 minutes to sentence Robert Carlos Delcid, age 37, to life in prison. Earlier that day, jurors found Delcid guilty of Murder.

On July 2, 2014, Ji...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

6/1/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for May 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 5/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 5/31/2016 there were 370 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 185 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2016

6/16/2016 - Five Life Sentences Handed Down in Child Sex Abuse Case

San Antonio, Texas, June 16, 2016: This afternoon, 290th District Court Judge Melisa Skinner sentenced Carl Bailes, age 40, to five life sentences and eight 20-year sentences. Earlier today, a Bexar County jury found Bailes guilty of 5 counts of Aggravate...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

6/14/2016 - 18-Year Prison Sentence for Drunk Driver Who killed UTSA Student and Paralyzed Passenger

San Antonio, Texas, June 14, 2016: Late yesterday afternoon, 175th District Court Judge Mary Roman sentenced Carlton Jenkins, age 24, to 18 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for the charge of Intoxication Manslaughter. Jenkins was also se...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2016

5/20/2016 - 10-Year Prison Sentence for Ex-Brandeis Student Who Killed Classmates

San Antonio, Texas, May 20, 2016: This morning, jurors in the 226th District Court denied Antonio Flores’ application for community supervision and sentenced him to 10 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice; jurors also assessed a $10,000.00 fi...Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2016

5/01/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for April 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 4/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 4/30/2016 there were 469 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 242 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2016

05/19/2016 - Four Stacked Life Sentences in Child Sex Abuse Case

San Antonio, Texas, May 19, 2016: This morning, 227th District Court Judge Kevin O’Connell sentenced Willie David Floyd, age 32, to four consecutive, or stacked life sentences. Last month, a Bexar County jury found Floyd guilty of four counts of Aggravate...Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2016

05/04/2016 - Jurors Sentence Man to 50 Years in Prison for Sexually Abusing Girl

San Antonio, Texas, May 4, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County jury in the 379th District Court sentenced Ivan Sanchez, age 42, to 50 years in prison; additionally, jurors assessed three 20-year sentences. The sentences will run concurrently, or at the same t...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

5/02/2016 - 60-Year Prison Sentence for Man Who Sexually Abused Young Girl

San Antonio, Texas, May 2, 2016: This afternoon, Bexar County jurors in the 290th District Court sentenced Steve Kou, age 62, to 60 years in Texas Department of Criminal Justice. On Friday, Kou was found guilty of Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child.
...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2016

4/27/2016 - Local Defense Attorney Indicted for Sexual Assault and Compelling Prostitution

San Antonio, Texas, April 27, 2016: Today, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted local defense attorney Mark Benavides, age 46, with 35 counts for the charges of Sexual Assault and Compelling Prostitution. The indictment covers offense dates ranging from 20...Read on...

Posted on: April 27, 2016

4/27/2016 - Former SAPD Officers Indicted for Charges Stemming from Fake Undercover Operation

San Antonio, Texas, April 27, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted two former San Antonio Police Department officers on more than a dozen counts each for the charges of Sexual Assault, Compelling Prostitution, and Official Oppression.

In...Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2016

4/25/2016 - 90-Year Sentence for Man Who Attempted to Set Girlfriend on Fire, Fled Authorities

San Antonio, Texas, April 25, 2016: Last week, a Bexar County jury in the 144th District Court sentenced John Brennon Duncan, age 47, to 90 years in prison. Jurors convicted Duncan of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Evading Arrest.

On Apri...Read on...

Posted on: April 1, 2016

4/1/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for March 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 3/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 3/31/2016 there were 442 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 244 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2016

04/13/2016 - Former BCSO Detention Officer Indicted for Sexual Assault

San Antonio, Texas, April 13, 2016: Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted former BCSO detention officer Erick Montez, age 35, for the charges of Sexual Assault and Improper Sexual Activity with Person in Custody.

The charges stem from an allege...Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2016

04/07/2016- First for Bexar County: Court Orders Continued Supervision of Sexually Violent Predator

San Antonio, Texas, April 7, 2016: For the first time in Bexar County, a repeat sex offender was committed to continued supervision upon his release from prison. On March 10, 2016 a Bexar County jury unanimously found Reyes Mares to be a sexually violen...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2016

04/04/2016 - DA Nico LaHood Announces the Recognition of National Crime Victims' Rights Week

San Antonio, Texas, April 4, 2016: Over thirty agencies have joined together to plan events for National Crime Victims’ Rights week which will be recognized from April 10 – 16, 2016. This year's theme, "Serving Victims – Building Trust – Restoring H...Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2016

03/01/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for February 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 2/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 2/29/2016 there were 527 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 259 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: March 9, 2016

3/09/2016 - 68-Year Sentence for Man Who Murdered Father, Led Police on Cross-County Chase

San Antonio, Texas, March 9, 2016: Today, 399th District Court Judge Ray Olivarri sentenced Jason Turner, age 34, to 68 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Last month, jurors found Turner guilty of the murder of his father, Samuel Dean.

...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2016

3/03/2016 - Man Who Claims Wife Was Intruder in Deadly Shooting Indicted

San Antonio, Texas, March 3, 2016: Today, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted Lars Itzo, age 48, in connection to the deadly shooting of his wife, Debora Kelly, also 48 years old. Grand Jurors returned an indictment for Count 1 - Murder and Count 2 - Mansl...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

02/01/2016 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for January 2016

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 1/1/2016 through 11:59 p.m. on 1/31/2016 there were 543 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 239 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2016

02/03/2016 - Life Sentence in New Year’s Eve 2013 Murder of Lauren Bump

San Antonio, Texas, February 3, 2016: This afternoon, Bexar County jurors in the 186th District Court sentenced Christian Bautista, age 31, to life in prison for the murder of Lauren Bump, age 24. On Tuesday, jurors found Bautista guilty of Murder in just...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

02/02/2016 - Guilty Verdict in 2013 New Year’s Eve Murder of Lauren Bump

San Antonio, Texas, February 2, 2016: Bexar County jurors in the 186th District Court took just 20 minutes to find Christian Bautista, age 31, guilty of the murder of Lauren Bump.

On New Year’s Eve 2013, Bump was jogging alone in O.P. Schnabel Park in ...Read on...

Posted on: December 31, 2015

12/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for December 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 12/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 12/31/2015 there were 479 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 235 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of t...Read on...

Posted on: November 30, 2015

11/30/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for November 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 11/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 11/30/2015 there were 507 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 246 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of t...Read on...

Posted on: January 22, 2016

1/22/2016 - Door to Door Salesman Indicted for Gunning Down Homeowner

Yesterday, a Bexar County Grand Jury indicted a home security salesman accused of gunning down a man in November 2015. Richard Luis Amezquita, age 35, is charged with Murder.

On November 7, 2015, Amezquita was working as a home security salesman when ...Read on...

Posted on: January 20, 2016

1/20/2016 - DA’s Office Joins Forces with Law Enforcement to Arrest Fugitive Hot Check Writers

District Attorney Nicholas “Nico” LaHood announced today that a Round-Up of Hot Check Writers is in the planning stages. A team of Bexar County District Attorney Investigators, along with the BCSO Fugitive Apprehension Unit, will be targeting fugitives wi...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

1/05/2016 - 50-Year Sentence for Man Who Attacked SAPD Officers

Yesterday, 437th District Court Judge Lori Valenzuela sentenced Darryn Robert Burgess, age 42, to 50 years in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. In late October, Burgess was found guilty by a jury of Assault on a Public Servant and found to have co...Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2015

12/21/2015 - Two Life Sentences for Man Who Shot at SAPD Officers

On Friday, a Bexar County jury in the 227th District Court returned two life sentences for Robert Adrian Rendon, age 33. Last Thursday, jurors found Rendon guilty of two counts of Aggravated Assault Against a Public Servant.

In the early morning hours ...Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2015

12/08/2015 - 75 Year Prison Sentence for Repeat Drunk Driver

Today, a Bexar County jury in the 290th District Court sentenced William Joe Rohmer, age 43, to 75 years in prison. On Friday, jurors found Rohmer guilty of Felony DWI Murder.

Shortly after 3 a.m. on May 2, 2012, Rohmer was driving while intoxicated on...Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2015

11/20/2015 - Life Sentence for Convicted Rapist

Yesterday, a Bexar County jury in the 186th District Court sentenced Corey Julian Gabriel, age 25, to Life in Prison. On Tuesday, jurors took just 30 minutes to find Gabriel guilty of two counts of Aggravated Sexual Assault and one count of Aggravated Rob...Read on...

Posted on: October 31, 2015

10/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for October 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 10/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 10/31/2015 there were 490 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 215 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of t...Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2015

10/22/2015 - Judge Sentences Mother in connection to Infant Daughter’s Death

This afternoon, 186th District Court Judge Jefferson Moore sentenced Audrey Guerrero, age 24, to spend the next 25 years in prison in connection with the death of her 6-week-old daughter, Jaylene Herrera. Earlier this month, a Bexar County jury took just ...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2015

10/21/2015 - Three Life Sentences for Man who Sexually Abused Young Girls

This afternoon, Judge Kevin O’Connell of the 227th District Court handed down three consecutive life sentences to Walter Fisk, age 58. Last month, jurors found Fisk guilty of three counts of Indecency with a Child by Sexual Contact.In February 2014, the m...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2015

10/20/2015 - Death Sentence Handed down in 2011 Capital Murder of BCSO Sergeant

Today, jurors in the 175th District Court sentenced Mark Anthony Gonzalez, age 45, to Death for the Capital Murder of Bexar County Sheriff’s Sergeant Kenneth Vann. Gonzalez cannot be formally sentenced by the judge until the issue of competency is resolve...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2015

10/19/2015 - 60-Year Sentence for Man Who Sexually Assaulted Mentally Disabled Woman

Late Friday afternoon, 437th District Court Judge Lori Valenzuela sentenced Kenneth Grabowski, age 33, to 60 years in prison. On September 17, 2015, a Bexar County jury took just 11 minutes to find Grabowski guilty of Sexual Assault of a Disabled Person.I...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

10/15/2015 - Dog Owner Sentenced to Prison in Dog Attack that Killed Elderly Neighbor

Today, Judge Sid Harle of the 226th District Court sentenced Perla Rojas, age 34, to 5 years in prison for Dangerous Dog Attack Causing Death. In August of this year, Rojas entered a no contest plea to the charge.On March 31, 2014, Petra Aguirre was feedi...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2015

10/12/2015 - Jurors Convict Man in 2011 Capital Murder of BCSO Sergeant

This afternoon, jurors in the 175th District Court convicted Mark Anthony Gonzalez, age 45, for the Capital Murder of Bexar County Sheriff’s Sergeant Kenneth Vann. Sergeant Vann was a 24-year veteran of BCSO and had honorably served his country as a Unite...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2015

10/05/2015 - DA’s Office Launches New Cyber Forensic Unit

Bexar County Criminal District Attorney Nicholas “Nico” LaHood announced the launch of a first of its kind in the state— a Cyber Forensic Unit. The District Attorney’s Office is partnering with the United States Secret Service and has the support of forme...Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2015

09/30/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for September 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 9/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 9/30/2015 there were 490 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 222 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

08/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for August 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 8/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 8/31/2015 there were 617 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 273 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: July 31, 2015

07/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for July 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 7/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 7/31/2015 there were 514 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 231 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: June 30, 2015

06/30/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for June 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 6/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 6/30/2015 there were 490 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 197 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: May 31, 2015

05/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for May 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 5/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 5/31/2015 there were 558 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 240 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: April 30, 2015

04/30/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for April 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 4/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 4/30/2015 there were 636 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 264 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2015

03/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for March 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 3/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 3/31/2015 there were 540 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 234 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: February 28, 2015

02/28/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for February 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 2/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 2/28/2015 there were 564 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 301 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2015

01/31/2015 - DWI “No Refusal” Arrests for January 2015

San Antonio, Texas: During the No Refusal program this past month, beginning at 12:01 a.m. on 1/1/2015 through 11:59 p.m. on 1/31/2015 there were 643 persons arrested for driving while intoxicated offenses and 299 blood draws. Below is a breakdown of the...Read on...


Posted on: July 20, 2016

2016 Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Classes

If you are interested in the Volunteer Deputy Voter Registrar Classes, please call 210-335-6625.2016 Class Schedule10 a.m. or 6 p.m.Jan. 12Feb. 9Mar. 8April 12May 10June 14July 5Aug. 9Sept. 13Note: New Classes on:July 26th (10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.)Augu...Read about the Registrar Classes

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

We've moved!

The Elections Office has moved to 1103 S. Frio Street. It is close to downtown on the west side of IH 35, where Frio St. and Alamo St. intersect.


Posted on: January 6, 2016

11/30/2015 - Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert Helps Kickoff Camelot II Municipal Solid Waste

This morning Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert helped kick off the Camelot II Municipal Solid Waste Pilot Program at the corner of Montgomery Road and Winsford Drive. He was joined by Tiffany Edmonds from the City of San Antonio Solid Waste Manageme...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2015

10/21/2015 - Bexar County Meeting Set to Reveal Information Technology and Cyber Security Initiative

Bexar County Meeting Set to Reveal Information Technology and Cyber Security Initiative Curriculum for Local High Schools

This Friday, Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert along with County Judge Nelson Wolff, SA Works, and Webhead will together r...Read on...

Posted on: October 15, 2015

10/15/2015 - Camelot II Trash Collection Pilot Program Set to Begin on November 30th

Camelot II, a neighborhood in unincorporated Bexar County, will begin to see relief pending a Commissioners Court vote on Tuesday, October 20th for the start of a mandated trash collection pilot program set to begin on November 30th. This effort was spear...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2015

09/17/2015 - Commissioners Court Approves Funding Agreement for IH-37 Frontage Road

On Tuesday, Commissioners Court approved a funding agreement that will enable the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) to add a frontage road along IH-37 South, which will have a positive impact on Precinct 4. The frontage road will be approximately...Read on...

Posted on: September 1, 2015

09/01/2015 - Commissioners Court Budget Approves Gains for Precinct 4 for Roads, Law Enforcement...

Precinct 4 is set to see gains for the 2015-2016 Fiscal Year (FY) as the budget session for Bexar County Commissioners Court comes to a close today. This budget season spanned more than two weeks and included six court work-sessions—each with a different...Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2015

08/21/2015 - Commissioner Tommy Calvert hosts Back to School Event for Cameron Elementary School

Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert together with Cameron Elementary School officials will distribute school supplies and provide community resources to approximately 75 identified students and their families.

The purpose of this targeted back-to...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2015

07/18/2015 - Commissioner Calvert to Support Removal of Confederate Symbols on County Properties

Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert will make a stance and presentation at Commissioners Court on Tuesday, July 21st in support of the removal of Confederate symbols on all Bexar County-owned properties. During his presentation, he will read to Commis...Read on...

Texas State Library and Archives Commission
Posted on: June 18, 2015

06/18/2015 - Commissioner Calvert Announces Disposition of AT&T Assets from Renovation

Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert announced the official disposition of AT&T assets from renovation today during a press conference held at the storage site of the assets at the Freeman Coliseum.
The $101.2 million renovation of the AT&T C...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

05/19/2015 - County Buys 51.5 Acres for Northeast Satellite Campus

Under the leadership of Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert, Commissioners Court approved the $3.4 million dollar purchase of 51.5 acres for the most expansive multi-use satellite office in Bexar County to date at 1604 and Rocket Lane.

The Northeas...Read on...

Posted on: May 7, 2015

05/07/2015 - 2nd Chance Job Fair draws over 1,000 jobseekers

Today, Bexar County together with Workforce Solutions Alamo hosted a 2nd Chance Job Fair in partnership with a number of local entities at the AT&T Center. This was a free event open to all job seekers within the County.

Bexar County’s 2nd Chance J...Read on...

Alamo Workforce Solutions
Posted on: February 11, 2015

02/11/2015 - Commissioner Tommy Calvert Community Resource and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment

Commissioner Tommy Calvert will join local healthcare providers in hosting a community resource and ACA enrollment fair. This event will provide local residents with free health and wellness resources as well as information for on-the-spot insurance enrol...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2015

02/03/2015 - Commissioner Calvert Works on Pilot Job Program

Last week, Commissioner Tommy Calvert started the layout of a pilot jobs program involving the Spurs, Hunt Construction, Bexar County Judicial services, and the Sheriff's Department in conjunction with local construction companies to hire local residents ...Read on...


Posted on: May 28, 2014

Alamo RMA Board of Directors Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 27, 2016

The next meeting of the Alamo RMA Board of Directors is scheduled for
Thursday, October 27th at 3:00 p.m.

Bexar County Courthouse on the Second Floor Double Height-Courtroom; 100 Dolorosa, Ste. 2.01, San Antonio, TX 78205.

Posted on: July 26, 2016

Location Map for the Alamo RMA Board of Directors Meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 27, 2016

Bexar County Courthouse on the Second Floor Double Height-Courtroom; 100 Dolorosa, Ste. 2.01, San Antonio, TX 78205.

Location Map

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Protest Property Deadline Approaching

Dear Taxpayer:

The Bexar Appraisal District sets property values and is a separate organization from the Bexar County Tax Assessor-Collector’s Office. The Tax Assessor does not set or raise property values or tax rates; we only collect taxes on behalf...Read More...

Posted on: January 27, 2014

Final Property Tax Deadline Fast Approaching

Bexar County Tax Assessor, Albert Uresti, wants to remind citizens that Friday, January 31 is the last day to pay their 2013 property taxes without penalty and interest.With the final due date fast approaching, Albert Uresti has an urgent message for taxp...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Tax Exemptions Restored (Express News)

West Side residents Frank and Angelita Juarez were close to falling behind on their mortgage and losing their home.

The couple, who have lived in the house since 1990, received $2,000 in relief Tuesday when they found out they were overpaying on their ...Read more...

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