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San Antonio Express-News
More than ever, back the bluewere wounded when a sniper viciously and senselessly opened fire through downto
More than ever, back the blue
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
were wounded when a sniper viciously and senselessly opened fire through downtown. Two days later, shots were fired at the San Antonio Police Department headquarters. And two weeks after that, a man opened fire on police officers in Baton Rouge,... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas Police: Suspected Illegal Alien Sexually Assaulted 7-Year-Old Girlhe sexually assaulted her in several ways, according to the affidavit. He told
Texas Police: Suspected Illegal Alien Sexually Assaulted 7-Year-Old Girl
Breitbart / Posted 14 hours ago
he sexually assaulted her in several ways, according to the affidavit. He told the girl to keep his actions secret. San Antonio police officials told the San Antonio newspaper that Esparza is believed to be in the United States illegally.... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfiresays authorities are looking into whether the shooting is a random act or someo
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfire
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
says authorities are looking into whether the shooting is a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees. Earlier this month, someone shot at the San Antonio police headquarters. That incident remains under investigat... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Man shot in wrist dies; SAPD seeking suspectSAN ANTONIO -- Police are on the hunt for a person who shot and killed a man Th
Man shot in wrist dies; SAPD seeking suspect
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 21 hours ago
SAN ANTONIO -- Police are on the hunt for a person who shot and killed a man Thursday night. Police responded just after 9 p.m. to a shooting at the Verdant Westover Hills Apartments, located in the 1500 block of Northwest Crossroads. When they got... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfireis a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees.
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfire
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 hours ago
is a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees. Earlier this month, someone shot at the San Antonio police headquarters. That incident remains under investigation. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfireis a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees.
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfire
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 hours ago
is a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees. Earlier this month, someone shot at the San Antonio police headquarters. That incident remains under investigation. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfireis a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees.
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfire
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 22 hours ago
is a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees. Earlier this month, someone shot at the San Antonio police headquarters. That incident remains under investigation. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfireis a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees.
Cars of Bexar County Jail deputies damaged by gunfire
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 22 hours ago
is a random act or someone is targeting the sheriff's office or its employees. Earlier this month, someone shot at the San Antonio police headquarters. That incident remains under investigation. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Man at NW-side hotel shot in chest by co-workerSAN ANTONIO -- A man who is accused of shooting his co-worker late Thursday nig
Man at NW-side hotel shot in chest by co-worker
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 22 hours ago
SAN ANTONIO -- A man who is accused of shooting his co-worker late Thursday night has been detained by San Antonio police for questioning. Police responded to the Candlewood Suites hotel just before 11 p.m. Thursday for a reported shooting. When... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
One dead after shooting at Northwest Side apartment complexOne man is dead after he was shot just outside of his apartment complex Thursda
One dead after shooting at Northwest Side apartment complex
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
One man is dead after he was shot just outside of his apartment complex Thursday evening on the Northwest Side. San Antonio Police Department Sgt. Steve Almanza said a man in his early 20s was returning from a restaurant and pulling into a parking... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Shots fired near the Bexar County jail, hits deputies carsuniform are being targeted, like the deadly ambush of five police officers in D
Shots fired near the Bexar County jail, hits deputies cars
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
uniform are being targeted, like the deadly ambush of five police officers in Dallas. Two days after the Dallas shooting, San Antonio Police headquarters was shot at. No one was hurt, but SAPD is still working to track down the shooter. In this... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
killing of Balcones Heights cop was caught on videoequipment, prosecutors revealed. In a pre-trial hearing last year, investigato
killing of Balcones Heights cop was caught on video
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
equipment, prosecutors revealed. In a pre-trial hearing last year, investigators said Ruben “Menace” Reyes Jr. went to San Antonio police after his own gang tried to kill him, admitting that he killed 16 people as part of the gang’s efforts to... Read more
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People Magazine
Suspect Accused of Murdering Young Mother of 6 While She Defended Friend: Police San Antonio Police Department Texas police have made an arrest in the recent
Suspect Accused of Murdering Young Mother of 6 While She Defended Friend: Police
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
San Antonio Police Department Texas police have made an arrest in the recent shooting death of a 28-year-old mother of six who was killed defending her friend, PEOPLE... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
July 29SAPD I would like to say, in the wake of the police officer shootings in Dalla
July 29
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
SAPD I would like to say, in the wake of the police officer shootings in Dallas and Baton Rouge, that we hail our San Antonio Police Department for a job a well done in its daily efforts to keep us safe and secure. We do not want our... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Even before Dallas, Texas had more police officers killed in the last 18 months than any stateSheriff's Office spokesperson was followed to her car, a brick was thrown at a
Even before Dallas, Texas had more police officers killed in the last 18 months than any state
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Sheriff's Office spokesperson was followed to her car, a brick was thrown at a BCSO Tahoe and shots were fired at the San Antonio Police Department headquarters in three separate incidents. Outside of Texas on Saturday, two people made... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 vehicles belonging to Bexar County Sheriff's deputies hit with gunfire overnight at jailSheriff's Office spokesperson was followed to her car, a brick was thrown at a
3 vehicles belonging to Bexar County Sheriff's deputies hit with gunfire overnight at jail
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Sheriff's Office spokesperson was followed to her car, a brick was thrown at a BCSO Tahoe and shots were fired at the San Antonio Police Department headquarters in three separate incidents. Travis County Sheriff's deputy, Sgt. Craig... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Crime Stoppers offering reward for tips in north-side murderSan Antonio police are searching for leads in a north-side murder that took pla
Crime Stoppers offering reward for tips in north-side murder
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
San Antonio police are searching for leads in a north-side murder that took place last month. 22-year-old Eric Perez was found unresponsive June 29 in the 4700 block of West Avenue suffering from a gunshot wound. Witnesses to the shooting said... Read more
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11 News Houston
San Antonio's $100K downtown public bathroom to premiere ThursdaySan Diego. It became a homeless hang out and a place for drug use and other cri
San Antonio's $100K downtown public bathroom to premiere Thursday
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
San Diego. It became a homeless hang out and a place for drug use and other crime to happen. Trevino said that the San Antonio Police Department is aware of the problems the Portland Loo had in San Diego and will be monitoring it. A counter... Read more
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USA Today
Texas officer who demanded sex acts for rent fired, police saySAN ANTONIO — A veteran officer with the San Antonio Police Department was esse
Texas officer who demanded sex acts for rent fired, police say
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — A veteran officer with the San Antonio Police Department was essentially fired last year after an internal affairs investigation determined he demanded sex acts from a live-in girlfriend in exchange for rent. Lance Little received... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
City's $100K downtown public bathroom to premiere ThursdaySan Diego. It became a homeless hang out and a place for drug use and other cri
City's $100K downtown public bathroom to premiere Thursday
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
San Diego. It became a homeless hang out and a place for drug use and other crime to happen. Trevino said that the San Antonio Police Department is aware of the problems the Portland Loo had in San Diego and will be monitoring it. A counter... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Police make arrest in shooting death of woman who defended her friendOn Wednesday, the San Antonio Police Department arrested James Striblin in the
Police make arrest in shooting death of woman who defended her friend
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
On Wednesday, the San Antonio Police Department arrested James Striblin in the shooting death of Margarita Natividad. Police said that Striblin was arguing with his girlfriend when Natividad stepped in to help. She pulled out a gun during the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Suspect arrested in connection to shooting death of mother of 6 who was shielding woman from gunfiresaid spokesman Chris Bozeman. Striblin was brought to the Bexar County Central
Suspect arrested in connection to shooting death of mother of 6 who was shielding woman from gunfire
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
said spokesman Chris Bozeman. Striblin was brought to the Bexar County Central Magistrate’s Office and turned over to San Antonio police, which was originally investigating the homicide, Bozeman said. Striblin is a suspect in the shooting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
cop dodges prison time in evidence tampering pleaJackie Len Neal: The San Antonio police officer was indicted in February 2014 —
cop dodges prison time in evidence tampering plea
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Jackie Len Neal: The San Antonio police officer was indicted in February 2014 — and subsequently fired — after allegations surfaced that he forced himself on a 19-year-old woman he had pulled over on the South Side. The grand jury indictment includes... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 workers stole about $200,000 worth of goods, produce from H-B warehouseSAN ANTONIO — Police arrested three men Thursday for allegedly stealing about $
3 workers stole about $200,000 worth of goods, produce from H-B warehouse
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — Police arrested three men Thursday for allegedly stealing about $190,000 worth of goods from an H-E-B warehouse. Sgt. Val Garcia told mySA.com the individuals involved allegedly stole numerous pallets of produce and things of that... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'I'd like to get my $3,000 back,' says customer after contracting jobpoor quality. Hibbs has filed a report with the Medina County Sheriff's Office
'I'd like to get my $3,000 back,' says customer after contracting job
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
poor quality. Hibbs has filed a report with the Medina County Sheriff's Office and Steve Wood has filed a report with the San Antonio Police Department. Ken Keever does have a criminal record and has served jail time in Texas for theft. He also... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Hundreds arrested, $278K in cash and drugs seized so far in east side initiativeEAST SAN ANTONIO -- During the first five months of an east side initiative aim
Hundreds arrested, $278K in cash and drugs seized so far in east side initiative
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
EAST SAN ANTONIO -- During the first five months of an east side initiative aimed at curbing violence, the San Antonio Police Department seized dozens of weapons and made 390 felony arrests, according to data obtained Tuesday by the KENS 5... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
SAPD fires officer who demanded sex acts for rentSAN ANTONIO -- A veteran officer with the San Antonio Police Department receive
SAPD fires officer who demanded sex acts for rent
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- A veteran officer with the San Antonio Police Department received three indefinite suspensions last year after an internal affairs investigation determined he demanded sex acts from a live-in girlfriend in exchange for rent. Lance... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Felony drinking and driving charges down significantly in Bexar County in 2016include total charges filed with the DA's office from any law enforcement agenc
Felony drinking and driving charges down significantly in Bexar County in 2016
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
include total charges filed with the DA's office from any law enforcement agency within the county. An official for the San Antonio Police Department said there could be more designated drivers or that Bexar County residents could "have other... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio florist gifts flower arrangements to nuns and priests in retirementof their long relationship with the shop, owner Oralia Espinoza said. Her husba
San Antonio florist gifts flower arrangements to nuns and priests in retirement
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
of their long relationship with the shop, owner Oralia Espinoza said. Her husband recently retired after 31 years as a San Antonio Police Department patrol officer and detective to help her full time. “I remember when I first started, Sister... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
San Antonio teen shot dead while trying to disarm boy playing with gunfrom the 15-year-old. The gun went off and Rodriguez was struck in the chest.
San Antonio teen shot dead while trying to disarm boy playing with gun
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
from the 15-year-old. The gun went off and Rodriguez was struck in the chest. "The victim took the gun away from him," San Antonio police Sgt. David Soto told KSAT-TV. "When he grabbed it, the gun went off." Rodriguez was pronounced dead at... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Arrest at northeast-side spa shows cyclical nature of prostitution bustsSAN ANTONIO -- Days after San Antonio Police said an employee at a northeast-si
Arrest at northeast-side spa shows cyclical nature of prostitution busts
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- Days after San Antonio Police said an employee at a northeast-side spa solicited money from an undercover detective in exchange for sex, she was back at work. It took an even shorter period of time, less than a day, for the spa to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Nearly 200 applied to become SAPD officersSAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Police said it was one of the largest turnouts they'v
Nearly 200 applied to become SAPD officers
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio Police said it was one of the largest turnouts they've seen at an application drive. The catch. Only half of the people that applied are eligible. One of them is 24-year-old Ariel Hernandez. “You have to help fix these... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman shot, killed while shielding woman from gunfire outside Northwest Side apartmentwoman was shot and killed early Friday while she shielded another woman from gu
Woman shot, killed while shielding woman from gunfire outside Northwest Side apartment
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
woman was shot and killed early Friday while she shielded another woman from gunfire on the Northwest Side, according to San Antonio police. The woman, identified by the Bexar County Medical Examiner as Margarita Natividad, 28, was shot and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man shot by police after opening fire on officers has diedSan Antonio police investigate an officer involved shooting in the 100 block of
Man shot by police after opening fire on officers has died
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
San Antonio police investigate an officer involved shooting in the 100 block of Olga at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, following a domestic dispute. A male suspect who police say opened fire on them was hit in the torso and transported to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Warrant: Woman accused of counterfeiting moneySAN ANTONIO -- Police said a woman was arrested and accused of counterfeiting m
Warrant: Woman accused of counterfeiting money
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- Police said a woman was arrested and accused of counterfeiting money. According to an arrest warrant, police went to 29-year-old Jennifer Markowsky's apartment on East Southcross Street looking for a wanted man. They reportedly found... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Police arrest suspect in fatal East Side shooting from July 5SAN ANTONIO -- Police arrested a man overnight Sunday in connection to an East
Police arrest suspect in fatal East Side shooting from July 5
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- Police arrested a man overnight Sunday in connection to an East Side killing that occurred during the early hours of July 5. Dwayne Anthony Kines, 20, was arrested and charged with murder overnight Sunday for his involvement in the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Fourth of July murder suspect arrestedSAN ANTONIO - Just five days after a father made a plea for his son to turn him
Fourth of July murder suspect arrested
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - Just five days after a father made a plea for his son to turn himself in, San Antonio Police found and arrested 20-year-old Dwayne Kines. Kines was wanted for the July 4th murder of Deontre Lott who was gunned down in the parking lot... Read more
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Breitbart
Veterans Brutally Attacked by Black Lives Matter, Says Army Staff Sergeantwhites sucked and black lives were better,” Marc Stephen, the second victim, sa
Veterans Brutally Attacked by Black Lives Matter, Says Army Staff Sergeant
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
whites sucked and black lives were better,” Marc Stephen, the second victim, said on Facebook. Stephen went on to say the San Antonio police were of little help and that they two veterans had to Uber to the hospital. He did not say what his... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SAPD officer catches kids as they jump from burning apartmentSAN ANTONIO -- A San Antonio Police Department officer helped save three childr
SAPD officer catches kids as they jump from burning apartment
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
SAN ANTONIO -- A San Antonio Police Department officer helped save three children from a burning apartment complex Monday morning. SAPD Officer Timmy Bowen is a 20-year veteran of the department. The San Antonio Fire Department said he helped catch... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bicyclist in serious condition following hit-run crash on Southwest SideSan Antonio police investigate a hit-and-run accident on the South Side that se
Bicyclist in serious condition following hit-run crash on Southwest Side
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
San Antonio police investigate a hit-and-run accident on the South Side that sent one man to San Antonio Military Medical Center in serious condition after police say a vehicle slammed into him while he was riding his bike about 3 a.m., Saturday,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Two SAPD officers involved in overnight shootingsAccording to the San Antonio Police Department, two officers-involved shootings
Two SAPD officers involved in overnight shootings
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
According to the San Antonio Police Department, two officers-involved shootings took place in the early morning hours of Saturday in separate incidents. The first incident occurred on the west side near Castroville Road. SAPD Chief William McManus... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SAPD searching for suspect in killing of Margarita Natividad and woman who may be in dangerSan Antonio Police are asking for the public's help in finding James Edward Str
SAPD searching for suspect in killing of Margarita Natividad and woman who may be in danger
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
San Antonio Police are asking for the public's help in finding James Edward Striblin, 39, saying that he is a suspect in the shooting death of Margarita Natividad, the 28-year-old woman who shielded another from gunfire in an early morning shooting... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Woman Killed Protecting Friend from DomesticViolenceearly Friday morning outside her northwest San Antonio apartment while trying t
Woman Killed Protecting Friend from DomesticViolence
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
early Friday morning outside her northwest San Antonio apartment while trying to shield a friend from domestic violence, San Antonio police said. Officers said the victim and her friend were headed home from their workplace to her apartment in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Woman fatally shot while shielding friend from domestic violenceearly Friday morning outside her northwest San Antonio apartment while trying t
Woman fatally shot while shielding friend from domestic violence
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
early Friday morning outside her northwest San Antonio apartment while trying to shield a friend from domestic violence, San Antonio police said. Officers said the victim and her friend were headed home from their workplace to her apartment in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio first responders stop, drop and roll for Tim Duncan Day photoSAN ANTONIO — Members of the San Antonio Fire Department and San Antonio Police
San Antonio first responders stop, drop and roll for Tim Duncan Day photo
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — Members of the San Antonio Fire Department and San Antonio Police Department coordinated efforts for a photo celebrating the recently retired San Antonio Spur Tim Duncan. In response to Duncan's loyalty to the city of San Antonio,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SAPD cops allegedly received bribes from San Antonio trucking company Texas Chrome Transport Inc.SAN ANTONIO — A 15-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department and a fell
SAPD cops allegedly received bribes from San Antonio trucking company Texas Chrome Transport Inc.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — A 15-year veteran of the San Antonio Police Department and a fellow officer who resigned in January have been arrested on bribery charges following a months-long investigation by the department. Daniel Joseph Schmitt, 42, has been... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
3 employees stole about $200,000 worth of goods, produce from H-B warehouseSAN ANTONIO — Police arrested three men Thursday for allegedly stealing about $
3 employees stole about $200,000 worth of goods, produce from H-B warehouse
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN ANTONIO — Police arrested three men Thursday for allegedly stealing about $190,000 worth of goods from an H-E-B warehouse. Sgt. Val Garcia told mySA.com the individuals involved allegedly stole numerous pallets of produce and things of that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Driver films San Antonio woman's brake-checking, drink-hurling road rage incidentof people doing things like this and thinking they can get away with it," she s
Driver films San Antonio woman's brake-checking, drink-hurling road rage incident
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
of people doing things like this and thinking they can get away with it," she said in the post with nearly 200 shares. The San Antonio Police Department said there were no reports on file for the incident, but deferred requests made by mySA.com to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Though rattled by Dallas ambush, most police departments aren't changing policiesprepare the worst and hope for the best, and obviously the worst is what you sa
Though rattled by Dallas ambush, most police departments aren't changing policies
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
prepare the worst and hope for the best, and obviously the worst is what you saw in Dallas,” said Sgt. Jesse Salame of the San Antonio Police Department. He added that the outcome July 7 could have become far worse if Dallas police had not been... Read more
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CBS Sports
San Antonio mayor officially declares July 21 'Tim Duncan Day'a giant banner on city hall: Other local San Antonio businesses put up similar
San Antonio mayor officially declares July 21 'Tim Duncan Day'
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
a giant banner on city hall: Other local San Antonio businesses put up similar messages of gratitude for Duncan: And the San Antonio police and fire department got in on the act as well, offering their own custom salute to Duncan: Duncan may... Read more
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