Quotes by Daryl Gates

About Daryl Gates:

Daryl Gates is co-credited with the creation of SWAT teams with LAPD's John Nelson, who others claim was the originator of SWAT in 1965. Gates also co-founded D.A.R.E along with the Los Angeles Unified School District. After the Rodney King beating and the riots afterward, Gates retired from the police department.

Author Bio

  • NameDaryl Gates
  • DescriptionChief of Los Angeles Police Department, 1978-1992
  • BornAugust 30, 1926
  • DiedApril 16, 2010
  • CountryUnited States Of America