Kansas City, Mo. police chief Rick Smith has asked for additional money for 9-1-1 dispatchers, officers on the street, and raises for current personnel. He must prove he has done everything possible to find that money in his existing budget, before asking for more.
Kansas City, Mo. police chief Rick Smith has asked for additional money for 9-1-1 dispatchers, officers on the street, and raises for current personnel. He must prove he has done everything possible to find that money in his existing budget, before asking for more. Shane Keyser File photo
Kansas City, Mo. police chief Rick Smith has asked for additional money for 9-1-1 dispatchers, officers on the street, and raises for current personnel. He must prove he has done everything possible to find that money in his existing budget, before asking for more. Shane Keyser File photo

Why is Kansas City Police Chief Rick Smith asking for millions more in his budget?

October 23, 2017 05:34 PM