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Shout Out To The People Who Were Here When I Got Started

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Just wanted to say thanks to all the people who were here when I first joined back in 2008 that gave me advice and helped me get going.


I just got word that in May I will be awarded the 2012 100 Club Rookie of the Year award.


For those of you not familiar with the 100 Club, more specfically the Houston region club, its an organization that takes care of families of fallen LEOs and Firefighters, however they also hold a yearly award banquet. It encompasses 18 counties and a couple hundred LE agencies, so to get one of the two (or possibly 4 spots) Rookie of the year spots is a pretty big honor and alot of people here helped me out along the way and gave me advice.


So I just wanted to say I appreciate it to everyone who helped out and offered a helping hand. To many to name, but two in particular helped out big time and still keep in contact, The Sarge and Retleo, so special thanks to them.


And yes I know, I dont come around much anymore, been to busy frightin crime.....or something like that, lol.....but I havent forgot about you guys.


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Congratulations on your award, and remember, you can help others like you were helped in the past.

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Congratulations on the award Matt, although I must say that I am not surprised.  Your zeal, dedication and love for the job make you a natural for such an award.  I am proud to count you among my friends and brother officers. I knew "back when" that you would be a fine addition to our Law Enforcement Community.


Once again, CONGRATULATIONS!



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Our Little Shock has gotten all grown up (sniff-sniff). Seems like just yestiddy you was a little wet behind the ears grunt :)


Congrats, Matt!! Those of us that know you, are very proud of you!!


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Congratulations on this honor, Matt. Keep up the fine work you do, sir.


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 that is fabulous!!! your a wonderful person so that makes it better :) congratulations


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CONGRATULATIONS, MATT!!!


ROOKIE OF THE YEAR!!!


 


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CONGRATULATIONS MATT! 


 


Keep in mind the effort was all yours and remember what you did and how you did it to earn the honor. You will have a stellar career!


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Congratulations, Matt!




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 Congrats Matt.. 


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Yep......taught him everything I know........the longest 5 minutes of my life!

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Good Deal, Matt!  Congrats Brother!

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Congratulations.

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Wow Shock, that is indeed a great honor and one that you should be very proud of. It will also bode well whenever your name comes up as promotable. Very proud of you. I offer my most sincere congratulations on this accomplishment. Stay safe.

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 Congrats man. Keep it up!

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Matt who??? I seem to recall a smartarse from a while back that just vanished one day. Good job Matt glad your got that award.


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Congrats brother!


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congratulations brother, i am sure the award is greatly deserved. I have often thought of you and how you were surviving down in the great state of texas. kinda knew you were busy fightin crime and kickin a little bootie. well done and stay safe.

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Congratulations Shock! 


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Congrats Matt!

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Congrats Shock...... I do feel a bit older now.


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Congrats Matt !!! We are so very proud of you and always have been. You deserve every kudos from your department that they give you. I'm glad to see that they reconize what a hard worker they have ! Good job !!!


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Pretty work Matt, congrats.

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Congrats Sir


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Good to know that you listened to some of the Old Timers here. Congratulations Matt.


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Congratulations...

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Congrats to you

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Congrats! We knew you would make it.


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Congratz sir!  I am sure you are the pride of your agency...

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Good job Bro, Congrats!  Does this mean your not a Rookie anymore???


 


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