LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Announces Retirement

by Los Angeles Police Department on January 19, 2018
Chief Charlie Beck and Mayor Garcetti

After serving the City of Los Angeles for more than four decades, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck announced his retirement, marking the end of his illustrious career.

"Serving the citizens of Los Angeles for over 40 years has been the honor of a lifetime. Leading the men and women of the LAPD -my family- has been a privilege I never thought I’d be worthy of. Today, I am announcing my retirement effective June 27th of this year." Charlie Beck said in a statement. 

You can view Chief Beck's full announcement at