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In this July 18, 2016, file photo, Milwaukee County, Wis. Sheriff David Clarke speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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FILE - In this July 18, 2016 file photo, Milwaukee County, Wis. Sheriff David Clarke speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Clarke says he's taken a job as an assistant secretary in the Homeland Security Department. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Milwaukee County, Wis. Sheriff David Clarke speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, in this July 18, 2016 file photo. Mr. Clarke says he's taken a job as an assistant secretary in the Homeland Security Department. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) ** FILE **

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FILE- In this July 18, 2016, file photo, David Clarke, Sheriff of Milwaukee County, Wis., speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. A jury on Monday, May 1, 2017, recommended criminal charges against seven Milwaukee County jail staffers in the dehydration death of an inmate who went without water for seven days. The jail is overseen by Clarke, but the inquest did not target him. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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FILE - In this July 18, 2016, file photo, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke salutes as he addresses the delegates during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Clarke has risen to the national political spotlight with a brash, unapologetic personality reminiscent of President Donald Trump. But while some Republicans swoon over his prospects for higher office, the tough-talking, cowboy-hat wearing lawman remains one of the most polarizing figures in Wisconsin politics. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

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FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2016 file photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures as he talks with Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke, left, during a campaign stop at Milwaukee County War Memorial Center in Milwaukee. Clarke has risen to the national political spotlight with a brash, unapologetic personality reminiscent of President Donald Trump. But while some Republicans swoon over his prospects for higher office, the tough-talking, cowboy-hat wearing lawman remains one of the most polarizing figures in Wisconsin politics. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. Clarke has risen to the national political spotlight with a brash, unapologetic personality reminiscent of President Donald Trump. But while some Republicans swoon over his prospects for higher office, the tough-talking, cowboy-hat wearing lawman remains one of the most polarizing figures in Wisconsin politics. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) ** FILE **

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FILE - In this July 18, 2016 file photo, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke speaks during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Clarke earned more than $105,000 in speaking fees in 2016 as he became nationally known as one of the most vocal supporters of President Donald Trump. The figure nearly quadrupled the amount he earned in 2015 for speaking engagements. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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FILE - In this July 18, 2016 file photo, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke speaks during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Milwaukee resident Dan Black says Clarke had deputies question him after a flight because he shook his head at the lawman, who has gained national prominence for supporting Donald Trump. Black says in a complaint submitted to the sheriff's website, he shook his head because Clarke was wearing Dallas Cowboys clothes on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, when they played the Green Bay Packers. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Sheriff David Clarke Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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Milwaukee's tough-talking sheriff, David Clarke. (Fox News via The Daily Surge) ** FILE **

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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke took aim at Attorney General Eric Holder and Missouri Democrats on Friday, accusing them of demonizing law enforcement officers and fanning the racial flames in Ferguson. (YouTube)