Bexar County Texas Sheriff's Office
|Dates of Service||October 14, 2019 - February 8, 2021.|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
On February 2, 2021, a jail inmate told Amaro that other inmates had attacked him, causing injuries. Surveillance video showed that Amaro had witnessed the attack.
Amaro did not report the attack in his paperwork.
The next deputy on duty reported the complaint.
On February 5, 2021, Amaro was placed on administrative leave.
On February 8, 2021, Amaro was fired.
On August 29, 2022, a grand jury indicted Amaro for felony tampering with a governmental record.
- Ivan Herrera, Former Bexar County deputy arrested in connection with 2021 attack on inmate, KSAT, 2022-08-29