New LAPD chief of police sworn in
By Joel Rubin
Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles City Council today appointed Charlie Beck as the city's new police chief.
The council unanimously approved Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's nomination at a hearing this morning. There was no organized opposition to the nomination of Beck, currently an LAPD deputy chief, but the stakes are high.
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