Did Jackson County Sheriff Flex On Crowd Too Much For St. Paddy's Day?!?!

The top image deserves a peek . . . It might seem a bit excessive to some.

Meanwhile . . . 

We didn't see KCPD showing off their big guns but instead noticed police officers delving into the crowd and talking with parade-goers.

We'll have more on this in another post but . . . To be fair . . . The noticeable increase in the presence of law enforcement did make some people feel safer . . . Here's the word:

There were more than 400 officers according to the Kansas City Police Department, and parade goers were noticing.

“Yeah there is a lot of security,” one parade-goer said. “Different police departments, they’re around everywhere.” Hall told FOX4 that he also thought about what happened at the Chiefs rally before attending today. “We felt totally safe to come down here and enjoy the day and it’s a perfect day for it.”

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .

Fox4: Security tightens for Kansas City St.Patrick’s Day Parade

KMBC: 'It definitely made a statement': Security measures increased for St. Patrick's Day Parade in KC