CRIME & SAFETY
Mayor Greg Maxton's Statement on Internal Investigation of Alleged Misconduct at Fair Oaks Ranch Police Department
Mayor Greg Maxton discusses the internal investigation at Fair Oaks Ranch Police Department, involving allegations of misconduct and inappropriate relationships. The investigation, conducted by a third-party, led to resignations, complaints, and the police chief's temporary leave. The city council has released the investigation report for transparency.
Weekly Safety Report: Narcotics Bust and Suspicious House Fire in Comal County, Texas
This week in Comal County, Texas, two individuals from Canyon Lake were arrested in a major narcotics bust. The suspects were found in possession of various drugs, including fentanyl, methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana, and Gabapentin. Additionally, the City of New Braunfels Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's help in investigating a suspicious house fire that occurred on Tuesday. They are specifically requesting any exterior building footage from homes on Fren Ave., Perryman St., and Merriweather St. A person of interest with dirty-blonde hair and wearing jeans and a shirt is being sought in connection with the fire.
Schertz Police Department Shares Holiday Safety Tips for Local Residents
The holiday season brings joy and celebration, but it can also bring an uptick in theft and robberies. The Schertz Police Department reminds everyone to stay alert and take steps to protect themselves, their families, and their properties. They advise residents to be cautious, especially when carrying high-value shopping bags. They also recommend keeping homes well-lit, doors locked, and curtains closed. Displaying gifts in less visible areas and not advertising received gifts on social media are also suggested.
Stolen EMS unit leads SAPD, Hill Country police on wild chase Sunday morning
When EMS started tracking the vehicle it was already near Fredericksburg Road and Callaghan.
3 kids hospitalized after crash on Interstate 10 on Northwest Side
SAN ANTONIO – Three children were taken to the hospital after a crash on Interstate 10 on Thanksgiving night. The crash happened at 9:10 p.m. Thursday on the westbound lanes of I-10 at Crossroads Boulevard, according to an assistant fire chief at the scene. Authorities said a woman was...
Fire causes $100K in damage to home in Converse; cause unclear
SAN ANTONIO – A fire at a home in Converse caused extensive damage overnight. Converse firefighters said they responded to the home in the 4700 block of Gambles Quail at around 2:45 a.m. Friday. They arrived to find heavy flames showing from a front corner of the house. They...
Alleged affair at center of Fair Oaks Police Department investigation
A 36-page report exonerates police chief of any wrongdoing.
Deputy assigned to Sakai’s security detail accused of flashing gun at teen, family during Selma dispute
SELMA, Texas – A sheriff’s deputy assigned to Bexar County Judge Peter Sakai’s security detail is accused of flashing a gun at a teenager and his family outside a home in Selma, law enforcement records obtained by KSAT Investigates show. The teen, who asked that KSAT call...
Pedestrian hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle in Northeast Bexar County
CONVERSE, Texas - A pedestrian is hospitalized after being hit by a vehicle in Northeast Bexar County. The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday along Crestway Road near Forest Ridge Drive. Bexar County Sheriff's deputies and Converse Police were on the scene. No word on the victim's condition.
Man Arrested After High-Speed Chase Ends in Crash, Castle Hills Police Report
Catch the thrilling chase as Castle Hills police apprehend a speeding driver after a high-speed pursuit. The driver, identified as 45-year-old Feliz Mancha, resists arrest and crashes into a fence. Charges include DWI, evading arrest, and resisting arrest.
Search Underway for Missing Teen Girl in Far North Bexar County
• The Bexar County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 14-year-old girl named Madison Marie Manson. • Madison was last seen in the Boerne area of far north Bexar County wearing "Nightmare Before Christmas" themed pajamas and glasses.
'Keep texting and calling hoping she will answer' | Family mourns loss of marine who died in crash
SAN ANTONIO — Juliana Gatica fought for this country. But tragically lost her life here at home. The San Antonio Marine was killed in a wreck and nearly two weeks later, her family is sharing the story of the woman they say gave so much. Gatica's cousin Doris Sanchez...
PD: Suspect unaware that stolen game camera is sending images to police
A search is underway for a man accused of stealing a game camera, which is still sending live photos to police.
⚠️Suspicious Incident Involving Vehicle on Victoria Lane and Saxet Reported
An unusual incident involving a suspicious vehicle was reported by a local resident on 11/15/2023 at 17:42. The incident took place at the school bus stops located at Victoria Lane and Saxet. The resident, who had just picked up their elementary-age children, reported seeing a black, beat up Chevy Suburban, License Plate PPB-8240, pulling up next to her vehicle. The occupants of the Chevy, two men believed to be in their late 20s and late 50s respectively, were observed peeking into the reporting residents vehicle.
Comal ISD continues efforts to staff school resource officers in the district
Commissioned or contracted armed security would only be employed by the district if local law enforcement is unable to staff the school resource officer positions. (Sierra Martin/Community Impact) Comal ISD will be able to hire commissioned or contracted armed security staff in the future due to an update made to...