The purpose of the Hays County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) Non-Paid Deputy Program is to assist HCSO serve the citizens of Hays County. The Sheriff may appoint non-paid deputies at his discretion to assist full-time deputies, corrections officers or communications officers as requested or as required by State law to protect lives and property. Participates will be afforded the opportunity to serve as a non-paid deputy at the will of the Sheriff.
- Applicants for non-paid deputy position must request an application from the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR).
- Upon receipt or request, OPR will forward the applicants request for approval up the chain of command prior to sending the requestor a Non-Paid Deputy Application.
- After approval is received from the chain of command, OPR will forward the Non-Paid Deputy Application to the requestor.
- The Sheriff will approve or disapprove the application at his/her discretion.
Deputy Inspector Rod Venner
Hays County Sheriff’s Office
1307 Uhland Road
San Marcos, TX 78666