Daryl Gates was the Chief of the Los Angeles Police Department from 1978 to 1992. His length of tenure was second only to that of William H. Parker. As chief of police, he took a hardline, aggressive, paramilitary approach to law enforcement. Wikipedia*
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Daryl Gates has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Meeting. The year with the most videos was 1992 with two videos.
Chief, Police Department, Los Angeles, CA
c. August 8, 1988 - c. August 20, 1995