- Does the Sheriff’s Office allow citizens to pick up dead deer that have been hit and killed by a car?
- Do you do fingerprint cards?
- How do I get a background/records check on myself?
- Do you accept stuffed animals?
- How do I take hunter safety classes?
- When I go on vacation, will the Douglas County Sheriff's Office check my home?
- How can I get a copy of an incident report?
- How can I get a copy of an accident report?
- Where do I go for a municipal traffic ticket?
- What are redemption rights?
- How do I know if I live in an area served by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office?
- My license tag was stolen. Now what?
- What's unusual about calling 9-1-1 from a cell phone?
- What's the difference between jail and prison?
- How do I obtain a copy of an arrest record or a background check?
- What is the difference between a sexual offender and a predator?
- What is the difference between a criminal case and a civil case?
- What are the Kansas child passenger safety requirements?
- How do I file a complaint against a Douglas County Sheriff's Office employee?
- How can I commend a Sheriff's Office employee for outstanding service?
- What's the difference between a sheriff's office and a police department?
JOB TITLE: Reentry Mentor
OBJECTIVE: Establish positive role model relationship to support ex-offenders as they transition back into the community. Provide moral support, advice and friendship to individuals who are struggling to overcome the barriers to employment and housing, addictions and other major obstacles to law abiding ways of living Both faith-based and other community centered mentors are needed.
WORKSITE: 1. Men's Medium Security Pod
2. Men's Minimum Security Pod
3. Women's Pod
TIMEFRAME: One or two hours per week meeting with individual inmate for five or six weeks prior to release, primarily to insure a good match and mutual interest in continuing. Degree of involvement and duration post-release will be case by case and dependent on needs and availability.
QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Knowledge of music therapy theory
2. Excellent communication skills
3. Attend 2 hour volunteer orientation
4. Pass background screening
5. Complete volunteer application with references
6. Sign confidentiality agreement
CONTACT: Sherry Gill, Programs Director