Newsroom

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.

If you are a member of the media seeking information from the Bexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office, please contact us at 210-335-0812.

  1. 5/16/2019 - Update on new DA initiatives & policies

    Since taking office on Jan. 1, 2019, Joe D. Gonzales has launched new initiatives and policies aimed at making the District Attorney's Office more efficient while protecting the community from violent criminals. Read on...
  2. Bexar County District Attorney's Office seeking death penalty in fatal SAPD officer shooting

    When I ran for District Attorney in 2018, I promised the citizens of Bexar County that I would seek the death penalty only in the worst of the worst cases. Read on...
  3. 4/24/2019 - BCSO deputy indicted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

    This past Tuesday, a Bexar County grand jury returned a two count indictment against Andrew McDermott, a Bexar County Sheriff’s Office deputy. Read on...
  4. 4/23/2019 - Bexar County D.A. Joe Gonzales issues new guidlines for criminal trespass arrests

    The Bexar County District Attorney's Office will reject criminal trespass charges in specific situations involving homeless and mental ill persons. Read on...
  5. 4/18/2019 - Grand jury indicts man for shooting that killed BCSO K9 Chucky

    A Bexar County grand jury returned multiple indictments on charges connected to a January 25, 2019, shooting that left Chucky, a Bexar County Sheriff's Office K9, dead from injuries suffered in the incident. Read on...
  6. 4/3/2019 - Three indicted on charges related to infant's death

    A Bexar County grand jury indicted three people for their alleged roles in the death of baby King Jay Davila and concealing of evidence of the crime. Read on...
  7. 4/1/2019 - Sex offender receives 8 life sentences for sexually assaulting 7-year-old girl

    A convicted sex offender received a total of eight life sentences after he was convicted on charges he sexually assaulted a child and filmed it. Read on...
  8. 3/29/2019 - Bexar County grand jury indicts former BCSO jailer for assault on inmate

    A former Bexar County Sheriff's Office detention officer was indicted for charges connected to an April 2017 assault on an inmate. Read on...
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