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LAPD Chief Faces Allegations of Nepotism

Chief Charlie Beck has faced similar charges in the past.

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck faced allegations of favoritism after the nephew of a former deputy chief was caught on tape using a racial slur. 

A disciplinary board unanimously voted for Officer Shaun Hillman to be fired. Chief Beck overruled the decision and only suspended Hillman for 65 days.

Steve Soboroff, President of the Police Commission, stressed the importance of treating every officer equally. He said discussions about the case are ongoing.

Beck was unavailable for comment.


Charlie Beck has caused has shown he is not worthy of this job. He is basically a good cop but distracted, too interested in doing favors that he knows is wrong, casting a negative image on the department. That's bad judgment. Mayor Garcetti should have the opportunity to work with the best chief. That's not Beck.

Earl Paysinger should be the next LAPD
Chief. Squared away standup Command staff
Officer that about killed me as I did the 6 month academy

Earl Paysinger? Who do you think Good Time Charlie learned all his dirty little tricks from?

New mayor
New fire Chief
New Police Chief
Start fresh for the next five years

Just like LAPD Good old boys Network
Payback your friends favors and hand shakes its common I spent 28 years dealing with ass holes and favorites

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