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New chief: live coverage of Mayor's announcement & reaction

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The Mayor's choice for LAPD Chief, Charlie Beck David McNew/Getty Images

It's official, Deputy Chief Charlie Beck is the Mayor's pick for new LAPD chief. What do we know about Beck? How well will he fill Bratton's shoes? Following our live coverage of the Mayor's press conference, our copwatchers, analysts and experts react.

Guests:


Frank Stoltze, Reporter, KPCC

Joe Domanick, Associate Director, Center on Media, Crime and Justice, John Jay College, Author of “To Protect and to Serve”

Earl Ofari Hutchinson, President of the Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable

Cynthia Buiza, Director of Policy at Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles

Stewart Kwoh, President and Executive Director, Asian Pacific American Legal Center of Southern California. Kwoh is a trustee on the board of Southern California Public Radio.

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