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These officers have paid the ultimate price to protect you, the San Antonio Community, their families and the fellow officers of this department. We hope this tribute will not diminish the love we have for each of these brave officers.
September 8, 2016 / by sapoaAs we approach September 11th, we all remember that terrible day in 2001, 15 years ago, when 19 terrorists hijacked four U.S. commercial airliners and targeted suicide attacks on the twin towers of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, with a fourth plane crashing in a field in Pennsylvania, but believed to have been […]
August 7, 2016 / by sapoaOn July 7, 2016, five Dallas Police Officers were killed by sniper fire during a peaceful protest while seven others, including two civilians, were wounded. The Saturday following the Dallas shooting, San Antonio police got a call about shots fired near the San Antonio Police Headquarters. Bullet markings were left on the building and shell […]
Public Safety Costs are in line with current city revenue and the general fund is not out of control when compared to the top 25 largest cities in the country.- Public Safety Costs -
Out of the top 100 cities in the nation, San Antonio ranks 82nd and spends approximately 80% LESS per capita on it's Police Services.- Top 100 Cities -
The Pension and Health Care Funds are fiscally sound and well managed. This helps contribute to the city's AAA bond rating.- Pension and Health Care Fund -
The San Antonio Police Department is average or BELOW average in wages earned according to the 2013 City of Austin, Texas Police Compensation Analysis.- San Antonio Police Department -
The Association leadership are uniformed officers elected by the membership and entrusted with carrying forward the message of service and integrity to the City of San Antonio.
Our organization’s primary responsibility is to protect and promote a brotherhood among our membership. It has been my pleasure to serve with our current Executive Board who works tirelessly in completing our mission goals. Together, as a team, we are moving into a new age of information sharing and this website is just the first step…Read More>