• Officer Juan Garcia # 1630 Recruiter

    “Law enforcement is the career I never knew I wanted. My goal is to find those willing to serve their community and sacrifice their freedom, so that our loved ones can enjoy theirs.”

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  • Officer Rickeesia Moore #0565 Recruiter

    “It’s awesome when little girls run up to me exited to see an officer who looks like they do. It reminds them not to limit themselves or let themselves be limited by anybody else.”

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  • Officer Gregory Hovis #0624 Recruiter

    “I greatly enjoyed working as a patrolman on the streets of San Antonio however, I also found my experiences working as a Field Training Officer in educating new graduates, cadets, college interns and many other observer participants to be very rewarding experience.”

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    I like the thrill and variety every day. That has grown even more recently with our partnership with the San Antonio Fire Department. We no longer just do police work.

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  • DETECTIVE WILLIE DILLON Hostage Negotiator

    And you can show your military pride as well. I serve in the SAPD’s honor guard, meaning I’m able to show every day the pride I have in serving my country.

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    I worked at the academy as a civilian employee. I watched the cadets, day in and day out, doing their daily activities. I told myself I could do what they were doing. And I made it happen.

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  • Sergeant Kelly Bender Crime Scene Unit

    Since graduating from the academy in 2003, I have had so many amazing experiences as an officer on patrol, as a detective, and now as a sergeant in the Crime Scene Unit.

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  • Jonathon Walpole K9 Unit

    Before joining the SAPD I was a jailer at a local county jail. While I am grateful for the experience I gained at that position there was little room for advancement, and I could not provide for my family the way I wanted to.

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  • Officer Alisia Pruneda Patrol

    Choosing to join the San Antonio Police Department was a long time life goal. Corporately I worked for a large insurance company and most recently my husband and I opened a Crossfit Gym.

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