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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.
February 8, 2017 / by sapoaA few months ago in Arkansas, a three year old lost his life as he was sitting in the backseat of his grandmother’s car. While on a shopping trip, the grandmother told police the incident began when a man in a car behind her at a stop sign started honking his horn, apparently upset she […]
January 23, 2017 / by sapoaWhen a traffic stop occurs, rest assured that you’re getting pulled over because the police officer noticed something that puts you or other drivers and pedestrians at risk. Getting pulled over by the police is never an enjoyable experience, but it’s not a pleasant task for the police officer either. Every vehicle they pull over […]
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>