Questions and Answers

  • Are Edgewood Police Officers real Police Officers?

    Yes. All Edgewood Police Officers are commissioned peace officers licensed by the State of Texas. They have full arrest powers and authority.

    Whom do School District Police Officers work for?

    School district Police Officers work for the district that commissions them Under the Education Code of the State of Texas, school district police officers are supervised by the Chief of Police of the district. This matter is designated by law under 37.081 of the Texas Education Code. The Chief of Police of the district reports to the Superintendent of Schools. 

    Can Edgewood ISD Police Officers make arrests off campus?

    Yes. Edgewood Police Officers can arrest offenders of the law both on and off campus.

    Can an Edgewood ISD Police Officer issue me a traffic ticket?

    Yes. Edgewood Police Officers are authorized to issue traffic citations. We have some traffic units that monitor speed in school zones using radar, on or off school property.

    What court do I go to if I get a ticket from an Edgewood ISD Police Officer?

    If you receive a ticket from an Edgewood Police Officer, you will be required to appear in the City of San Antonio Municipal Court.

    What happens if I don't pay my ticket?

    If you do not appear in Court or pay your fine, a warrant for your arrest may be issued by the appropriate Court.

    How does someone report an incident?

    To report an incident, call the Edgewood ISD Police Department Communications Center at (210) 444-4558. 

    What is Edgewood ISD Police Department’s Jurisdiction? 

    The Edgewood ISD Police Department covers over 20 schools and facilities spanning 16 square miles. This is to include the southwest portions of the City of San Antonio. 

    The Edgewood ISD Police Department's jurisdiction includes all the geographical territory within the boundaries of the District's 16 square miles, as well as on any property outside of the District that is owned, leased or otherwise under the control of the Board of Trustees.