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Past articles by Nicole:

Former BCSO jailer to plead guilty to smuggling meth into jail

A little two months after he was arrested on charges of bringing methamphetamine into the Bexar County Jail, a former detention officer has said he'll plead guilty to the charge, court records show. → Read More

Hate crimes most often happen at homes, statistics show

When vandals struck a San Antonio neighborhood near a Jewish temple in 2015, it was one of 10 hate crimes recorded that year near churches, synagogues or temples in Texas. The crime was one of 13 San Antonio police investigated as a hate crime that year, records show. → Read More

Alleged serial killer turned down job with SAPD to work for Border Patrol

A U.S. Border Patrol agent who has confessed to killing four women had different choices in spring of 2009 -- work as a local police officer or as a federal agent -- records obtained by KSAT 12's Defenders show. → Read More

Judge says some proceeds of sale of $1.5 million Uresti home will be deposited with court

A little more than five months after it was listed for sale, the place former state Sen. Carlos Uresti called home may soon have new owners. → Read More

‘I'm making it': Judge agrees to ease financial restrictions on disgraced ex-Sen. Carlos Uresti

A federal judge on Tuesday agreed to allow former state Sen. Carlos Uresti to officially retire from the Texas Senate, releasing pension benefits previously frozen by a judgement against him. → Read More

2 BCSO deputies suspended for releasing inmate against court order

A Bexar County Sheriff's Office detention deputy and a supervisor were suspended for releasing an inmate without following bond conditions issued by a judge, according to records obtained by The Defenders. → Read More

DOJ wants lawsuits from Sutherland Springs church shooting consolidated

Government attorneys are asking a local federal judge to consolidate two lawsuits filed by family members of victims of the deadly Sutherland Springs church shooting because, they say, the cases have a lot in common. → Read More

Man with ties to SA's West Side wanted for rape

Law enforcement officers are asking the public to help them find a man wanted for sexual assault. → Read More

Judge: No acquittal, new trial for ex-Bandidos' leaders

A federal judge on Monday rejected attorneys' claims for acquittal and new trial for two former leaders of the Bandidos. → Read More

Sex offender who last lived on SA's West Side wanted for not reporting address to police

A San Antonio man who received probation for sexual assault is accused of a new charge stemming from the conviction. He's accused of violating sex offender registration conditions. → Read More

State, local officers required to file report when people die, are killed in custody

When someone dies while officers are in the process of making an arrest or that person is in custody, the state or local agency is required to file a custodial death report with the Texas Office of the Attorney General. → Read More

Sex offender with ties to North SA wanted for violating registration rules

After nearly one year of searching for a convicted sex offender, law officers are asking for help to find him. → Read More

Tip from KSAT-12 viewer leads to arrest of fugitive accused of hurting kids

Within 12 hours of being featured as a fugitive on KSAT-12, a man accused of hurting two children was in custody. → Read More

Court orders Sen. Uresti to immediately surrender his law license

Two months after he was convicted in federal court on fraud and money laundering charges, the state bar placed state Sen. Carlos Uresti on a list of ineligible attorneys. → Read More

Man with ties to Elmendorf wanted since June 2017 for sex attack

A man with ties to the San Antonio area has been wanted for nearly one year on a charge of sexual assault. → Read More

Parents accused of beating daughter for refusing arranged marriage released on bond

Parents accused of beating their 16-year-old daughter for refusing an arranged marriage were released on bond Sunday. → Read More

BCSO: Parents beat, poured hot cooking oil on Taft HS student for refusing arranged marriage

The Bexar County Sheriff's Office is sharing new, horrifying details in the arrest of a 16-year-old girl's parents in connection with her disappearance. The teenager has since been found alive. → Read More

KSAT-12 viewers help find alleged fugitive sex predator wanted for a year

Law enforcement officials looked for Jonathan Bruner without success on a child sex charge for a year. Within a few hours of asking KSAT-12 viewers for help, the fugitive was in custody. → Read More

Man with ties to SA's NE side wanted on child sex charges

After a year of trying to find a man accused in the sexual assault of a child, law enforcement authorities have taken the search to the public. They hope KSAT-12 viewers can help find Jonathan Bruner. → Read More

SA man, 38, wanted on charge he had sex with girl under 14

UPDATE: Since this story aired, the U.S. Marshals learned Navarro was in custody of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice on other charges. Bexar County officials have placed a hold on Navarro so that after he completes his sentence, he will be brought back here to face charges. → Read More