|Agency||San Antonio Texas Park Police Agency|
|Dates of Service||Ended in 2018.|
|Last Known Status||Resigned|
2006 Family Violence
In 2006, Garcia was charged with misdemeanor family violence.
The charges were dismissed.
2018 Domestic Violence
In July 2018, Garcia was arrested for misdemeanor family violence and interfering with an emergency telephone call.
Four days after the arrest, Garcia resigned.
The family violence charge was dismissed due to a missing witness.
On January 8, 2020, Garcia pleaded no contest to the charge of interfering. Garcia received two years probation. As part of Garcia's deferred adjudication, he was prohibited from working in law enforcement for two years.
In January 2020, Garcia altered the paperwork from the earlier case to remove the law enforcement prohibition and presented it to his probation officer in the hopes of securing employment with another agency.
In December 2021, the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) reached out to the District Attorney after Garcia applied for employment with another agency.
On January 6, 2022, Garcia was indicted on a felony charge of tampering with a government record.
In March 2022, Garcia was sentenced to six months in jail.
In June 2022, Garcia was released from jail.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Dillon Collier, Ex-Park Police officer indicted, accused of tampering with his own probation paperwork, KSAT, 2022-01-12
- ↑ David Garcia, Park Police Officer, City Of San Antonio, govSalaries
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Dillon Collier, BCSO more than doubles SAPD in law enforcement officer arrests in 2022, KSAT, 2022-12-21
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