|Born||in Highland Park, California, USA|
|Died||in Dana Point, California, USA (bladder cancer)|
|Birth Name||Daryl Francis Gates|
Mini Bio (1)
Founder of the SWAT team and Chief of the Los Angeles Police department for longer than any other Chief in the history of the Los Angeles Police department. Daryl Gates was born on August 30, 1926 in California. He is considered one of the most influential leaders in LAPD history and was famous for his strong stance against drugs. Before becoming the chief of the LAPD in 1978 he was head of intelligence, and in the early 1960s the security/driver for the legendary Chief Parker.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: John
|Sima Lalich||(20 February 1970 - 1994) (divorced)|
|Wanda Hawkins||(1946 - 1965) (divorced) (3 children)|