San Antonio Police Chief William McManus announced a new policing initiative Wednesday to combat violent crime, which increased by 9.2% over the past year.
Vazquez, 40, was charged with a second-degree felony of sexual assault and was being held on a $50,000 bond in the Bexar County jail.
When the committee reconvenes in March, it plans to draft a report with policy recommendations for consideration by a Council committee on public safety.
San Antonio is more dangerous for pedestrians now than in recent years, and many other largely Latino communities are in the same condition, according to a new report.
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Soil and water samples were ordered to be collected at the Oak Hollow Mobile Home Park after the City found out about raw sewage.
Mayor Ivy Taylor’s Council on Police-Community Relations convened for the fourth time Monday with notable absences on both sides of the aisle.
Uber, Lyft, and other ride-hailing companies will continue to operate in San Antonio under a four-year plan that allows optional fingerprint background checks.
Three years later, many in the community still have not forgotten.
SAWS crews will work to determine the exact cause of the sinkhole by the end of the week – but it could take longer.