The man behind the rifles and the former head of the American military troops served his nation for more than half of his entire life is David Clarke who got employed at the Milwaukee Sheriff continuously work in providing security for his community for 40 long years as a dignified soldier. After his retirement, he still makes into headline when he filed for an unexpected divorce with his wife of 21 years.
Heading For Divorce After Two Decades
David married Julie in the year 1996 and after two decades of their marital life, problems began to surface. Then, it was announced that David was seeking a divorce.
David Clarke applied for the separation paper on February 21, 2018, in Milwaukee County Circuit Court. However, there are no recent developments of the legalities and settlement involved in the divorce procedure at least for now.
Although he remains mum on the issue of the divorce, people are curious behind the reason of their rift and turmoil that caused 61-year-old to file a divorce.
Professional Career and Controversies:
The former law enforcement official first job was of a driver for beer trucks. But it was back in 1978 that David began his career in the law enforcement at the Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) where his former wife Julie also worked as a realtor for the security headquarters. David rose through different levels of rank from Lieutenant in 1993 to Captain of troops in 1999.
the young lad later became the head of the Sheriff in 2002. He took on his first radio network job in The Blaze Network in 2015 when he started to host the podcast called David Clarke: The People's Sheriff.
However, controversies always kept hitting the former military, from plagiarism of his Master’s thesis to Facebook post trials, several stories highlighted his name. Despite the allegation, the favorite cop of President Donald Trump always stood by his prestige. on 1 September 2017, he posted a heartfelt statement of his retirement.
How Much Is His Net Worth?
The former cop made a staggering $132000 annually from his job at the Milwaukee and collected almost $220,000 from his speaking session according to the financial records shown in 2016. He received a $1600 from a firearm group in Montana which plainly indicates that his net worth figures must be shining in millions.
Born in the area of Milwaukee, David is one of the five children of David Sr. and Jeri Clarke. His father was a paratrooper with the 2nd ranger infantry during the United States Army that was acting during the Korean War back in 1950. However, the occupational background of his mother and the name of his siblings is still a mystery which hasn't been revealed yet.
David Clarke was born on August 21, 1956, in Wisconsin, the United States as per wiki. David, aged 61, completed his graduation of B.A. in Management of Criminal Justice from Concordia University Wisconsin. He has also attended Naval Postgraduate School for MA. Standing a towering height just like his great personality, David belongs Afro American ethnicity.