Donna Kay McKinney
District Clerk

Brady Satcher
Chief Deputy

Melissa Plate
Senior Division Chief

Chris Castillo
Division Chief - Records & Finance

Anthony Cantu
Division Chief - Criminal Operations

Daniel Gonzalez
Division Chief -Central Magistrate

Jackie Ibarra
Division Chief - Civil Operations


Downtown - Main Location
Paul Elizondo Tower
101 W Nueva, Suite 217
San Antonio, TX 78205-3411
(210) 335-2113
All mail should be directed to this address

Tejeda Juvenile Justice Center
235 E. Mitchell
San Antonio, TX 78210
(210) 335-1171

Records & Training Center
This facility requires an appointment

All above Locations are Open
Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm,
Excluding County Holidays

Bexar County Central Magistrate
401 S. Frio St.
San Antonio, TX 78207
(210) 335-6111
Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week


The Central Magistrate Office processes all arrests made within Bexar County that are a class B or higher. They also process class C charges that are filed out of the Justice of the Peace Courts. Payments for these class C cases can be made by visiting the following website:

Once the defendants are magistrated our office will update their bond amounts and any special conditions that are placed on the bond. Once this process is completed it is provided to the citizens via the internet. Citizen's can log into the magistrate search for the bond information. by visiting the following website: Magistrate Search

We assist with personal recognizance and surety bonds that are delivered to our office. Defendants are given the opportunity to bond out from this facility within a reasonable amount time without being transferred to the Bexar County Adult Detention Center. By clicking on the following link you can find a list of active bail bond companies: Bail Bond List.

We currently operate out of the City of San Antonio Municipal Court building located at 401 S. Frio San Antonio, Texas, 78227. You can contact us 210-335-6111 for information regarding any defendant that has been recently arrested. Information regarding city violations can handled found at or by calling (210) 207-7532.

Our operations are 24 hours a day 365 days year.

Name/Title Phone
Court Support Main Line (210) 335-6111
Brenda Garza, Supervisor
Corinne Ramirez, Supervisor
David Garcia, Supervisor
Maria Gonzalez, Supervisor
Yvette Warren, Supervisor
(210) 335-6147