As La Vernia ISD operates in secret, past allegations emerge against superintendent
La Vernia Independent School District's superintendent was placed on leave last year and reinstated less than three weeks later despite a string of allegations of inappropriate behavior at work, records obtained by the KSAT 12 Defenders show.
‘Pattern of problems': City moves Catholic Charities to ‘high risk' status, withholds funds
The city of San Antonio placed Catholic Charities in "high risk" status and withheld more than $2,000 in funding after a review of the local nonprofit uncovered a list of concerns, according to an internal memo obtained by the KSAT 12…
'This is the worst it's ever been': Frustration grows among Bexar County Jail deputies
In interviews with the Defenders, multiple deputies inside the Bexar County Jail said dangerously long shifts, low pay and morale, and high turnover among jailers have pushed frustration levels near all-time highs.
Barrientes Vela, top Pct. 2 officials charged county for training, then skipped it
Bexar County Precinct 2 Constable Michelle Barrientes Vela and other top officials from her agency charged the county for expensive hotel rooms, meals and a state open records training course but skipped the training itself, public records…