Media

The Bexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office Media Relations Department handles inquires submitted by members of the news media. 

The Media Relations Department helps inform the public of the Offices' initiatives, programs, and high profile court cases through the news media. In addition, the Department is also responsible for coordinating print and television interviews with the District Attorney and other members of the Office, preparing press releases, handling the offices' social media sites, and community outreach.

  1. District Attorney's Office Main Number

    Phone: 210-335-2311

Media Inquiries:

If you are a member of the media seeking information from the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, please email us at DAMediaInfo@bexar.org. You may also submit inquiries online.

Records Request:

The following methods are the only means of submitting a written request for records of the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office:

1. By mail specifically addressed to:      

Attn: Civil Division – Open Records

Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office 

101 W. Nueva St

San Antonio, TX 78205

2. By e-mail to: DAOpenRecords@bexar.org

3. By hand delivery during normal business hours to:   

4th Floor Reception Window of Paul Elizondo Tower

Attn: Civil Division – Open Records

Bexar County Criminal District Attorney’s Office 

101 W. Nueva St

San Antonio, TX 78205

4. By electronic submission through the Bexar County Public Information Request Center: www.bexar.org/openrecords 

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    A Bexar County Jury sentenced a San Antonio man to 50 years in prison for the August 2020 shooting death of his girlfriend. Read on...
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