Former Jackson County Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys Traci I. Stansell and Ryan Horsman were honored as Prosecuting Attorneys of the Year at the 51st Annual Fire and Fraud Investigation Professional Development Symposium in Columbia, MO on Sept 12, 2017.

Ms Stansell and Mr. Horsman were nominated by Division of Fire Safety Investigators Kass Brazeal and Adam Crouch for their work involving the successful prosecution of a double fatality fire in Grandview, Missouri.

Pictured are, left to right: Adam Crouch, Ryan Horsman, Traci I. Stansell, Kass Brazeal, and President Rob Wylie.


The Prosecutor of the Year recognizes individuals who realize the impact arson can have in the community and have worked to bring those responsible for the act of arson to justice.


Would you like to nominate someone for this award? Please download and mail in our award nomination form for us to consider someone you think that is worthy of this honor.

Nomination Form