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    Hey All, glad to be here

    My name is Brian,

    I was a cop for 10 years, and am now a Reserve Deputy. My eyes unfortunately gave out, and it was obviously time to pursue new things.

    I am hels as a reserve just so I can keep training, instructing, and doing server maintenance for them.

    I currently work as an Engineer (hate it), but am looking for work back in Texas, so if any of you hear of anything in the physics, science, computer/network fields, I'd appreciate a heads up.

    I also teach martial arts here in Albuquerque at a local school. I've been teaching for 14 years now, and have expanded that into Law Enforcement defensive tactics classes.

    Even though most cops should make it their own mission, I've made it my mission to make sure cops have the tools to stay safe in any situation.

    Hope I can be a strong contributor here, and I'm sure I'll learn more than I give.

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    What discipline do you teach in martial arts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by countybear View Post


    What discipline do you teach in martial arts?
    I teach about 4 or 5 Tae Kwon Do Classes a week, and I teach a Hapkido class for the TKD students who are interested in branching out, and a Bo class for those interested in possibly moving into weapons work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmcgonag View Post
    I teach about 4 or 5 Tae Kwon Do Classes a week, and I teach a Hapkido class for the TKD students who are interested in branching out, and a Bo class for those interested in possibly moving into weapons work.

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