Trio of SAPD officers suspended 30 days for fumbling two drunk driving crashes in a single night
Three San Antonio police officers were each handed suspensions totaling 30 days this year after fumbling two drunk driving crash investigations in the same night, discipline paperwork released to KSAT Investigates shows.
SAPD searching for additional suspects in death of 17-year-old whose body was found in burning car
The San Antonio Police Department is asking for the public’s help in searching for an additional person responsible for the death of a 17-year-old boy whose body was found in a burning vehicle.
San Antonio police reform group asks FBI to investigate alleged harassment by SAPD officers
click to enlarge James DobbinsProtesters march by a San Antonio police officer at a demonstration last year. thethat volunteers on the petition drive, which began last fall, faced harassment fromCourtesy Photo / San Antonio Coalition for Police AccountabilityThis photo shared by police accountability activists purports to show a man harassing a petition volunteer. Volunteers affiliated with Fix SAPD recently shared accounts with the Current of being harassed and intimidated while collecting signatures. Stay on top of San Antonio news and views. "San Antonio Police Chief William McManus was provided the photo image and he confirmed to me that the vehicle was registered to a San Antonio police officer," writes Salas, acting chair of the San Antonio Coalition for Police Accountability.Salas also shared a photo with thethat he said shows a man harassing a petition volunteer as she does her job.sacurrent.com
Update: Police arrest man after hours-long standoff in Northwest Side neighborhood
An hours-long standoff with police ended peacefully after a man seen with a rifle prompted the evacuation of a Northwest Side neighborhood Wednesday, police said. The evacuation was precautionary and there was no threat to neighbors, according to San Antonio police spokesperson Officer Cory Schuler. A police helicopter flew overhead and confirmed Bringier was outside with a rifle and reported that he appeared to be agitated. The standoff took place at a home in the French Creek Village subdivision. “It’s always been a quiet neighborhood, one way in, one way out,” Vera said.mysanantonio.com