A total of four officers have applied for the City Marshal position in Agua Dulce, officials said.

The four candidates are Joe Martinez, Juan F. Garcia, John Medina and Sandra Acuna.

Each have many law enforcement experience. Martinez is currently with Duval County Sheriff's office, Garcia is also with Duval County and recently was in charge of the Police Explorer program at the Alice High School, Medina is with the Freer Police Department and Acuna has worked with Alice and Orange Grove police departments.

The council along with law enforcement officials from Robstown, Jim Wells and Odem make up the committee to hire the city marshal.

Agua Dulce city council members are planning on interviewing each candidate on Aug. 6 and will be making a decision at their next city council meeting on Aug. 20.