TKC EXCLUSIVE!!! KCPD CHIEF $500K PENSION PAYOUT POLITICS WORKS AGAINST SOLVING RANK & FILE SALARY CRISIS!!!
The behind the scenes on this story is that KCPD are in the midst of a salary dispute and this latest development will work against officers on the street if SOME politicos at City Hall have their way.
Perspective from insiders and TKC readers offers a better look at the politics of the situation. Checkit:
KCTV5: Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté will retire from the department on May 20. He will walk away from his job with the city owing him nearly $500,000, according to the department.
TKC, look" for this pension payout to become a big part of why KCPD won't get their salary requirements met from City Hall this year."
"Forté will be laughing all the way to the bank. 9514 hours in just over 396 days. Hell of a payout for showing up at a homicide scene on a day off or after regular hours..."
"Maybe its time to cut the new chiefs pay assuming he'll put in the same bill for comp time. That would show that the Clowncil has learned something from getting rolled for big money . . ."
Developing . . .