Robert L."Bob" Martin: (7-25-11) HPROA member, who retired from the Department on January 31, 1992, after serving over twenty-two (22) years, passed away on Monday, July 25, 2011. At the time of his retirement, he was assigned to the Tactical Support Command. During his tenure, Lieutenant Martin was assigned to the Criminal Investigative Command, Auto Theft, Personnel, Community Services, Narcotics, Juvenile and the Emergency Communications Divisions. He joined the Department on October 6, 1969, entering Police Academy Class No. 42. He is survived by his two sons: Edward Martin, Richard Martin and two daughters: Linda Hahn and Debra Martin.
A Memorial service will be held at Brookside Funeral Home Chapel of the Chimes, 13401 Eastex Freeway (Lauder Road Exit), Houston, Texas, telephone number 281-449-6511, on Saturday, July 30, 2011, at 3:00 p.m.