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Karnes/Wilson Juvenile Probation Department is seeking the following positions: Juvenile Probation Officer: Must be degreed in Criminal Justice or related field with experience working with children and parents. Position is year round supervising juvenile offenders, making recommendations to court, curfew checks, and being on call. Attendance/Juvenile Probation Officer: Must be degreed in Criminal Justice or related field with experience working with children and parents. The Attendance Officer works same hours as the school districts providing prevention services to children and parents who have issues with truancy. Juvenile Probation Officer will manage a small caseload of juvenile offenders making recommendations to court, curfew checks, and being on call. Position is year round.  Individual must be versatile and able to separate prevention from intervention skills. Prevention Specialist: Position acts as a drill instructor within the environment of the Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (JJAEP). Follows JJAEP school calendar. This is a quasi-military program, so prior military experience a plus. Degreed individual preferred with experience working with children. Must be a Juvenile Supervision Officer or be able to obtain the certification. Administrative Prevention Specialist: Position acts as a drill instructor but takes on administrative assistant role to the Assistant Chief within the Juvenile Justice Alternative Education Program (JJAEP). Position will include direct contact with the child and parent. Must be a Juvenile Supervision Officer or able to obtain. Prefer degreed individual. Must have knowledge of military procedures. To apply send resume to n-schmidt@kwjpd.com.
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Counterfeit bills infiltrate Floresville businesses




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FLORESVILLE -- Police here are urging merchants to be on guard as a series of incidents involving counterfeit currency have been reported over the past few weeks.

Detective Jesse Gutierrez of the Floresville Police Department said that suspects have tried to purchase goods with various denominations of bogus paper money. In the latest incident on May 10 at 9:53 p.m., two suspects -- identified as a Hispanic male standing 5 feet, 11 inches tall, weighing 300 pounds, with short hair, large-gauge ear piercings, and heavily tattooed arms, and a Hispanic female standing 5 feet, 4 inches tall, weighing 250 pounds, with shoulder-length curly hair -- passed a fake $20 bill at the Subway restaurant in the H-E-B shopping center on U.S. 181 in Floresville.

In an earlier incident, “a large Hispanic female wearing tight clothing” attempted to pay for purchases in H-E-B with a counterfeit $100 bill, Gutierrez said. Employees at the McDonald’s restaurant on U.S. 181 in Floresville reported that a white female attempted to use a bogus $10 bill to pay for food via the drive-thru.

Gutierrez urges merchants to use counterfeit detection pens when accepting paper money and to train their employees how to spot bogus bills. He also suggests making it a policy not to accept questionable currency.

If faced with such a situation, the detective suggests merchants should hold the bill, obtain a description of the suspect and their vehicle, and then call police.

Anyone with information about these incidents is urged to call the Floresville Police Department at 830-393-4055. Anonymous tips, which are eligible for cash rewards if they result in an arrest, can be furnished to Crime Stoppers of Wilson County at 830-393-INFO (4636) or bit.ly/NDrIut.
 

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