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Daryl F. Gates

Gates, left, and LAPD Lt. Robert Helder, right, meet with Gov. Ronald Reagan in Sacramento in 1973 after a news conference in which Reagan offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the assailants who shot and killed LAPD Officer Fred Early in 1972. Related links: Daryl F. Gates dies at 83; innovative but controversial chief of the LAPD LAPD officers' union mourns death of former chief Timeline: Key events in his lifeAssociated Press