We invite you to sign up for our enewsletter to stay up to date on news, events and public safety facts.
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.
October 12, 2018 / by sapoaDoes the Chief’s SAPD police tattoo ban help or hurt? In 2014, Chief McManus banned San Antonio Police Officers from having visible tattoos. Officers with arm tattoos were allowed to wear sleeves to cover them, but hand or neck tattoos that could not be covered, had to be removed at the officer’s expense. At the […]
October 2, 2018 / by sapoaPlease join the San Antonio Police Officers’ Association for food, music, and fun! The SAPOA Christmas Dance will take place on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at the Alzafar Shrine, located at 901 N. Loop 1604 E., San Antonio, Texas, 78232. Doors will open at 6 PM and dinner will be served at 6:15-7:30 PM. Ticket […]
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>