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Birthday
30, 1926
Birthplace
California
Death Date
Apr 16, 2010 (83)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
30, 1926
Birthplace
California
Death Date
Apr 16, 2010 (83)

About

Former Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department who was adamant in supporting the drug war in L.A.

Before Fame

He studied pre-law at USC and joined the police force after a friend suggested the idea.

Trivia

He is known for creating SWAT teams as well as the DARE program.

Family Life

He is survived by his wife and children.

Associated With

The Rodney King beating shed a negative light on the Police Department that led to some serious changes within his police force.