This controversial local lawman has been one of the few voices from within law enforcement to champion reform.
Here's the roundup of his latest efforts . . .
The Jackson County, Missouri, sheriff is now pushing for a new system to hold officers accountable for their actions.After weeks of protests across the nation, Sheriff Darryl Forte said he connects with the message."Racial profiling is real in Kansas City, and I have been a victim of it," Forte said.
As Kansas City, Missouri's Homicide Total Climbs, Jackson County's Sheriff Has Started Showing Up At Crime Scenes
Kansas City counted its 79th homicide of the year Monday night. That is 20 more than the same time a year ago. But as the killings continue to mount, an unusual person has started showing up at more and more homicide scenes: Jackson County Sheriff Darryl Forte.
Developing . . .