Public defenders office draws step closer to reality
The Hays County Commissioners Court took another step toward a public defenders office during Tuesday’s meeting.Following much discussion and consideration, the commissioners approved Neighborhood Def[San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] News San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.com
Edgewood ISD police officer charged with wire fraud, accused of taking bribes while working as Maverick County deputy
A former Maverick County sheriff’s deputy accused of accepting multiple bribes in exchange for removing criminal warrants had recently been hired by the Edgewood Independent School District Police Department, a district official confirmed Tuesday.
BCSO announces new hire of administrator to help run troubled jail
SAN ANTONIO - Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar formally announced the hiring of another jail chief Thursday morning. Jaime Rios, the former administrator of the Maverick County Jail, was named to the administrative position. Most recently, Chief Jaime Rios successfully served as the Jail Administrator for the Maverick County Sheriffs Office for over 4 years. Salazar said he already had a jail administrator in Walker and still had faith in him, during a press conference hours later. READ MORE: 'This is the worst it's ever been': Frustration grows among Bexar County Jail deputiesCopyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.