Talk show personality best known as the host of the 1990s program Tough Target.
Prior to hosting his own show, he spent nearly twenty-five years working with Chicago's Police Department in the homicide and violent crimes unit.
He utilized social media to further his cause of crime prevention, creating a MySpace account to connect with teens to advise them on how to stay safe and how to report criminal activity in their area.
He was born in Buffalo, New York.
He appeared on numerous television shows, including Oprah Winfrey's talk show.