Please join us Monday, October 5, 2015 at 3:00pm in the Beaumont Police Department training classrooms for a promotional ceremony. Officer Jason Schmoker and Officer Matt Bean will be promoted to the rank of Sergeant.

Jason Schmoker is a 7 year officer with the Beaumont Police Department. While in the Patrol Division, he served as a Field Training Officer, Special Response Team member and was in the Special Assignment Unit. Jason most recently served as an Investigator in the Narcotics Unit.

Jason has an Advanced Peace Officer Certification and also earned a Bachelor’s degree from Lamar University.

Jason is married to his wife Katie and has a 2 year old son Wyatt. Pinning his badge today will be his father Ricky and Wyatt.

Upon promotion, Sgt. Schmoker will be assigned to first watch in the Patrol Division.

Matt Bean is a 10 year Officer with the Beaumont Police Department. Matt started his law enforcement career as a Dispatcher for three years. Matt served as a Field Training Officer for a year while in the patrol division. Matt most recently served in the Special Assignment Unit for the last four years.

Matt has an 11 month old daughter, Sunny and pinning his badge today will be his wife Jessica.

Matt will join his brother Tim in the rank of Sergeant as well as join him on first watch in the Patrol Division.