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The City of Poth is currently accepting applications for the position of Chief of Police. The Chief is responsible for all operational and administrative aspects of the police department, provide patrol, criminal investigations, crime prevention, enforce all laws and ordinances and be responsible for public health and safety. Must be community oriented, have strong public relations skills, strong work ethics, must be physically fit and maintain a professional image while in uniform. A High School Diploma or GED is required. Must have a valid Class C or higher Texas Driverís License. Must be TCLEOSE Master Peace Officer certified and have at least 5 years of experience with law enforcement agency; SWAT, Gang Unit, Narcotics or Detective experience a plus, pass a thorough background check investigation with drug screen and credit check. The City offers benefit package with retirement plan and medical insurance. Salary dependent on qualifications. EOE. Applications/resume will be accepted until June 3, 2016, 5:00 P.M. at the Poth City Hall, 200 N. Carroll St, P O Box 579, Poth TX 78147; email: cityhall@cityofpoth.org.   
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Manhunt under way at Wilson-Gonzales county line




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Wilson County News
November 8, 2013, 1:15pm
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NIXON -- Sheriff’s deputies from Wilson and Gonzales counties are searching the area of C.R. 116 northwest of here after officials say a group of suspected illegal aliens fled following a vehicular pursuit Nov. 8.

Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. said that Wilson County Deputy Emanuel Fultz reported observing a Chevrolet cargo van roll through a stop sign on F.M. 1681 in the Union Valley area before 9:30 a.m. Fultz, who was driving in front of the vehicle, pulled over to let the van pass before attempting to initiate a traffic stop.

The driver fled onto C.R. 477, then continued into Gonzales County where the road changes to C.R. 116, Tackitt said. The driver then crashed through a fence before an estimated 15 occupants bailed out of the vehicle. As of 12:45 p.m., no one had been captured.

Tackitt urges anyone in the area who observes suspicious activity or suspicious people to call 911.
 

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squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
November 14, 2013 1:28pm
 
Sounds like a good idea since Mexico is one of our top three trading partners and Monterrey is a major business hub. San Antonio would certainly benefit but I'm not sure about Pandora. Mexico would pay for almost half. Laredo ... More ›

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 14, 2013 9:56am
 
Notsonewsworthy.. Sounds like a waste of tax payer money. Are there really that many people traveling from the U.S. to Monterrey as there are from Monterrey to the U.S.?

 
NotSoNewsWorthy  
Floresville  
November 13, 2013 8:14pm
 
Hey, did you all hear that our Congressman wants to have a high speed train from here all the way down to Monterrey, Mexico? That should really help cut down on the illegal trafficking problem, right? Not!

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 13, 2013 8:54am
 
Squawk box.... It all depends if they qualify. I have my doubts. :)

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
November 13, 2013 6:19am
 
Ex tiger....POPFO Do those certified get one of those blue USDA stamps ? :) RetiredinLavernia.....Annual weight checks....Then, Barney would be Chief.

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
November 12, 2013 4:21pm
 
It would seem like comman sense for yearly physical tests to keep a LEO license including max wt to height ratio. It is also obvious that there is not. Why???

 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
November 12, 2013 3:13pm
 
Stop picking on Sergeant Schultz....Kemo Sabe

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
November 12, 2013 11:20am
 
I am wondering exactly why we still try to apprehend these illegals. When they are caught ICE does nothing to them. After all they are potential demo voters. After amnesty.

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 11, 2013 10:39pm
 
Your the idiot. I know you have to be certified. People often get certified but are not qualified. If an officer chases a suspect on foot for fifty yards and is gasping for air that would make him certified but not fully qualified ... More ›

 
POFPO  
Floresville  
November 11, 2013 8:34pm
 
You idiot, you have to be certified to be a Peace Officer!

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