For Immediate Release
March 10, 2022
A suspended Kansas City Police Department officer has been charged with felony Stealing By Deceit for failing to work off-duty shifts he was paid to work, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.
Brandon D. Sherman, dob: 10/7/1983, faces a charge of Stealing By Deceit.*
According to court records filed today, a witness reported to the Kansas City Police Department that security shifts at a business in the 3100 block of Prospect Avenue were not covered. Further checks showed the company reported paying more than $5,000 to the defendant for security shifts in January and February. But video surveillance showed he was not at the store for those shifts.
The Kansas City, Missouri Police Department initiated this investigation, which was pursued and handled by KCPD's economic crimes unit. The prosecutor's office is grateful for the investigation and cooperation of the KC Police Department regarding this case.
The defendant was issued a summons to appear in court.
For more information, contact:
Director of Communication
Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
Jean Peters Baker, Prosecutor
Work : (816) 881-3812
Mobile : (816) 674-3954
*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded guilty.