Andy Anderson

 

 

Age: 85

 

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