Juan Felipe Herrera, the son of migrant farm workers in California, is the nation's first Latino poet laureate. When he visited KC in May, he read a poem written by Kansas City police officer Octavio “Chato” Villalobos.
Juan Felipe Herrera, the son of migrant farm workers in California, is the nation's first Latino poet laureate. When he visited KC in May, he read a poem written by Kansas City police officer Octavio “Chato” Villalobos. Carlos Puma AP
Juan Felipe Herrera, the son of migrant farm workers in California, is the nation's first Latino poet laureate. When he visited KC in May, he read a poem written by Kansas City police officer Octavio “Chato” Villalobos. Carlos Puma AP

Read Kansas City police officer’s poem on being a Mexican-American cop

June 15, 2016 11:09 AM