THE ACADEMY

The Mission of the Sheriff’s Academy of Bexar County, Texas is to develop and produce the finest caliber Deputy Sheriffs for the different divisions of the Sheriff’s Office, and to provide the resources for continuing the individual growth and development of the individual.


The accomplishment of this goal will require that both instructors and students maintain and display the highest order of discipline and integrity so as to be a credit to their chosen profession and to the Sheriff’s Office, as well as serving and protecting the community, without exception.


All training will take place at the Sheriff's Academy and Patrol Division located at 3805 Farm Road, San Antonio, TX 78223. Please call 210.335.6229 for more information, or view the Academy's Training Schedule here.



Individual Request to Attend a Training Course/Seminar or Conference Form

Academy Staff

Director Mike Dickey

Michael Dickey, CPP

Deputy Chief, Training and Policy Division

Staff Supervisors

Sgt. Steve Amerson

Sgt. Steve Amerson

Law Enforcement Training Manager

Sgt. Claude Denson

Sgt. Claude Denson

Detention Training Manager



Scheduling/Administration

Deputy Louis C. Herrera

Deputy Louis C. Herrera

Academy Scheduling Coordinator/Adminstration

TCLEOSE Records Administration

Martha Velasquez

Martha Velasquez

Maria Fuentes

Maria Fuentes



Staff Instructors

Corporal Shannon Lunski

Corporal Shannon Lunski

Deputy George Barrera

Deputy George Barrera

Deputy Bryan Higby

Deputy Bryan Higby

Deputy Ron Jimenez

Deputy Ron Jimenez

Deputy Robert Martinez

Deputy Robert Martinez

Deputy Joseph Rodriguez

Deputy Joseph Rodriguez

Deputy Mike Trevino III

Deputy Mike Trevino III