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    Hello from Las Vegas

    Hello there,

    I'm a civilian from Las Vegas, but hopefully not for long; in a few months I start the Vegas Metro academy. Being a cop is something I've dreamed about for many years, and I'm about to find out if I've got what it takes.

    I'm excited as hell, and I still can't quite believe that I made it.

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    Howdy! Good luck in academy.
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    Congrats on starting the academy. Welcome and good luck!

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    Welcome and good luck!! If you get discouraged or anything in the academy just remember whats waiting for you at the finish line!!
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    Welcome from South Louisiana........Good luck in the Academy..............
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    Welcome to O/R. Las Vegas is an awesome city and Vegas Metro is the ONLY police department I've ever really considered applying for outside of my home state. Good luck in the academy and keep us updated...
    Calm Like A Bomb...

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