Summary: former deputy chief of the Los Angeles Police Department who had broke ranks to criticize the fatal 1979 police shooting of Eulia Love whose killing became a civil rights cause célèbre while he was in charge of five South LA police divisions when two white officers under his command shot a black woman who had threatened them with a knife.
Cause of Death: Lengthy illness
Born: March 21, 1928
Died: December 14, 2013
Location: Brentwood, California