Les Kerr has served as the Law Enforcement Coordinator in the US Attorney’s Office, Western District of Missouri, Kansas City, since November 13, 2001. Mr. Kerr has been instrumental in the implementation of numerous innovative programs for the Weed & Seed Strategy, Project Safe Neighborhoods initiative, Missouri Drug Endangered Children Program and the Human Trafficking Rescue Project. He is currently the Chief of the Law Enforcement Relations Unit, which includes all Law Enforcement Coordination activities as well as the Victim Witness Staff and Community Outreach.
He is also Past President of the Missouri State Investigators Association and still serves as a Board Member. He is the Executive Board Member from Missouri for the Mid-States Organized Crime Information Center (MOCIC), one of the 6 RISS centers.
Prior to joining the US Attorney’s Office, Mr. Kerr was the Criminal Investigator for the Platte County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and an officer with the Riverside Police Department in the Kansas City area.
A native of Missouri, he resides in Kansas City North with his wife Brenda and 2 children, Brooke, 24, and Katie 22.