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Use of force in Bexar County shooting under review

UPDATE: Click here to read Bexar County Sheriff’s Office’s use of force policy. Sheriff Susan Pamerleau has said that the two deputies used a shield and Taser to attempt to detain Gilbert Flores, struggling with him for about 20 minutes before shots were fired. 206 more words

An Ethical Kill

Last Friday, Gilbert Flores was shot and killed by Bexar County deputies Greg Vasquez and Robert Sanchez outside of his home in San Antonio, Texas. … 357 more words

Law And Politics

Texas TV Station Criticized by Sheriff’s Department for Posting Video of Deputies Shooting, Killing Man

Authorities in Texas are examining two videos recorded by bystanders that show sheriff’s deputies in Bexar County, Texas, shooting and killing a man.

One four-minute video has been made public by a San Antonio television station that acquired it from the man who recorded it Friday. 1,246 more words


Video Appears To Show Man With Hands Up Fatally Shot By Deputies

SAN ANTONIO (CBS News/CBS Houston/AP) — Video obtained by a San Antonio TV station appears to show a man with his hands up fatally shot by deputies, an encounter that authorities say happened after the armed man resisted arrest and nonlethal weapons failed to bring him under control. 522 more words


2 Jail Detention Officers Fight, 1 Taken To Hospital

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Two detention officers at a South Texas jail have gotten into a fight, and one has been sent to the hospital. 105 more words