Guadalupe County Sheriff announces second captain for agency, promotions announced
Posted on 12/20/2017 1:59:00 PM.
(Seguin) -- Guadalupe County Sheriff Arnold Zwicke is officially announcing the newest captain for the sheriff's office.

Lt. John Koch has been promoted to serve the position alongside Captain Jerry Rios who also was promoted earlier this year.


Zwicke says Koch represents the county well and is appreciative for his service throughout the years.

"John is, I guess you could say, my right hand man now being the other captain now. John has always impressed me when I started back in '92. John was already working for the Guadalupe County Sheriff's Office. He's a well respected officer, does a great job. He goes out and takes care of business. He represents the county well. He gets involved with helping in all the other stuff we do. He takes his job seriously. He's always there when there's an employee in need or we're having a fundraiser for someone. He's always giving that extra hand and helping pitch in whether it's money out of his pocket, or just doing the extra work that comes with this job," said Zwicke.

Zwicke says Captain Koch steps up in rank following this summer's retirement of longtime Captain Tom Meeley. He says Meeley's duties have now been delegated between Koch and Rios.

"Upon the retirement of Captain Tom Meeley, Lt. Jerry Rios was promoted to that position. Jerry oversees the administration part which includes dispatch, includes all the equipment, oversees the lieutenant that oversees the courthouse, the Justice Center, warrants, civil process, our transports of prisoners and then Captain Koch will be overseeing the operations of our patrol and our criminal investigations unit," said Zwicke.

In addition to Koch, other promotions are also being announced at the sheriff's office. They include Patrol Corporal Kelly Mann; Patrol Sergeant Thomas Jones; Patrol Lieutenant Clinton Garza.


Find more about Weather in Seguin, TX
Click for weather forecast


CBS NEWS
  • Latest headlines
    CBSN is CBS News' 24/7 digital streaming news service. It's always on, always free, making CBS News' original, high-quality reporting available to you wherever and whenever you want to watch.
  • Temperatures plunge after winter storm
    Temperatures dropped across the Northeast, hovering around 0 degrees after a deadly winter storm. The storm also caused problems at airports, leaving thousands of flights delayed. Omar Villafranca reports.
  • New migrant caravan waits in Mexico
    A new caravan of around 2,000 Central American migrants is making its way toward the U.S. The line to enter Mexico is so long, it stretches all the way to Guatemala on a border bridge. Adriana Diaz reports from Mexico.
  • Massive wealth gap keeps growing, report says
    The world's billionaires became 12 percent more wealthy last year, while wealth for the poor half of the world's population declined by 11 percent, according to a new Oxfam study. Paul O'Brien, vice president of campaigns at Oxfam, joins CBSN's Tanya Rivero with more details.
  • CBSN New York
    CBSN Local New York
  • Confusion over incident at Lincoln Memorial
    A confrontation between a teenager and a Native American man on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial quickly went viral. But in less than a day, more videos show the teen had been taunted by a small group. Jim Axelrod explains.
  • Gov't shutdown impacting workers
    As the government shutdown drags on, unpaid federal workers are struggling to put food on the table. Federal agencies are also feeling the impact, as some workers call out sick. Paula Reid has the latest.
  • Shutdown complicates MLK Day celebrations
    Millions of Americans are celebrating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. This year, the holiday falls just days after the 90th birthday of the iconic civil rights leader. It also comes at a time when some lawmakers say the political drama unfolding in Washington clashes with King's vision. Michelle Miller reports on how the partial government shutdown has affected MLK Day celebrations.
  • Hospital pricing lists confuse patients
    A new government rule requires hospitals to post their prices online. But the lists are hard to interpret, and some don't factor in insurance payments or Medicare rates. Anna Werner reports.
  • Dr. King in his own words
    In 1965, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. led a march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, demanding voting rights for all. Afterwards, he addressed the crowd in what would later be known as the "How Long, Not Long," speech.
Provided by CBS News


While using VBScript LoadPicture() function, Error calculating dimensions for: E:\www\3592\www\onlinedb\kwedam\pics\CIG logistics.pngInvalid picture


Copyright 2014 Guadalupe Media, LTD. All Rights Reserved



This site powered by PromoSuite Interactive