Commendation or Complaint
Commend an officer or employee completing a Citizen Commendation Form.
File a complaint against an officer or employee by completing the Complaint on an Officer Form.
Forms are also available in the Police Department lobby during normal business hours. If you would like to speak with an on-duty supervisor 24/7, call dispatch at (210) 619-1274.
Texas Law with Police Officer Complaints
Texas Government Code § 614.022
Texas Government Code § 614.022 states: the complaint must be in writing and signed by the Complainant to be considered by the head of a state agency or by the head of a fire or police department.
Texas Penal Code § 37.02. Perjury
Texas Penal Code § 37.02. Perjury states:
- A person commits an offense if, with intent to deceive and with knowledge of the statement's meaning:
- He makes a false statement under oath or swears to the truth of a false statement previously made and the statement is required or authorized by law to be made under oath or
- He makes a false un-sworn declaration under Chapter 132, Civil Practice and Remedies Code.
- An offense under this section is a Class A misdemeanor.