Misdemeanor Trial Division

The Misdemeanor Division prosecutes misdemeanor criminal offenses that occur in Bexar County. Misdemeanor offenses cover a wide range of crimes ranging from shoplifting, to vehicle burglaries, and assaults. The most common and most serious misdemeanor offenses are Driving while Intoxicated and Domestic Violence cases. Three prosecutors are assigned to each County Court at Law and work with investigators and support staff to prepare and prosecute offenses filed in court. Misdemeanor cases are assigned to the following Bexar County Courts at Law:

Levels of Offenses: 

Class A
A Class A Misdemeanor is punishable by up to one year in jail, and up to a $4,000.00 fine.

Class B
A Class B Misdemeanor is punishable by up to 180 days in jail, and up to a $2,000.00 fine. 

Class C
A Class C Misdemeanor is punishable by a fine up to $500.00. There is no jail time for a Class C misdemeanor.

  1. The Criminal District Attorney's Office does not accept criminal complaints via email