Monthly Meeting: Identity Theft & On-line Scams
Jarrod Wise from the Better Business Bureau will discuss identity theft and the latest scams in our area on Tue., Jul. 21st starting at 6:30p in San Marcos. [more info…]

Benefit For HCSO Victims Of The Memorial Day Floods
During the Memorial Day weekend, six HCSO employees were victims of the weekend storm, some whose families had to deal with the tragedy while they were helping others. The HCCSAAA is hosting a BBW Lunch and Auction fund raising event to help these employees on Saturday, August 29th from 11:00a to 3:00p at the VFW Post on Hunter Road in San Marcos. [more info on the event…]   [contributing to & supporting the event…]

Volunteer Opportunity:
Junior Deputy Academy
Deputy Traeger is looking for up to six volunteers for the East Side (Kyle) Academy (Tue, Jul 28th – Thu, Jul 30th from 8:00a to 4:00p each day) to help monitor the young cadets (ages 8-10) during class presentations, breaks, lunch, outdoor activities, and field trips (San Marcos fire station & Hays County Sheriff’s Office). [more info…]

Volunteer Opportunity:
Benefit For HCSO Personnel
Volunteers are needed to help solicit donations, organize and run the benefit event the HCCSAAA will be hosting on Saturday, August 29th from 11:00a to 3:00p at the VFW Post on Hunter Road in San Marcos. [more info…]

2015 Hays County Citizens Sheriff’s Academy Announced
The 2015 Hays County Citizens Sheriff’s Academy is accepting applications. It is a 45 hours course held over 13 weeks at the Hays County Sheriff’s Office in San Marcos with the first class on Thu., Aug. 27th. [more info…]

Submit an Anonymous Tip to the Hays County Sheriff’s Office
It it’s an emergency, dial 911. If not and you wish to remain anonymous, it is possible to submit an anonymous tip to the Hays County Sheriff’s Office via the internet or a text message. [more info…]

NCPC Guide: Personal Security Tips
The world can be a dangerous place. If we fail to recognize this fact, we become more vulnerable to any number of criminal threats, all just looking for the next unsuspecting victim. Thankfully, there are a number of personal security tips that you can use to make your life a little more secure. [link to .PDF document]

FTC Guide To Dealing With Identity Theft
Identity theft happens when someone steals your personal information and uses it without your permission. It is a serious crime that can wreak havoc with your finances, credit history, and reputation – and it can take time, money, and patience to resolve. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s consumer protection agency, prepared this guide to help you repair the damage that identity theft can cause, and reduce the risk of identity theft happening to you. [link to .PDF document]

National Amber Alerts
08/02   Missing: PEDRO STRAWSER (PA)
07/28   Missing: AUSTIN STEPHANOS (FL)
07/27   Missing: JOE MANZANALES (TX)
07/27   Missing: FRISLINE JEAN (VI)

Hays County Crime Reports

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