TITLE

L.A. Police Chief Willie Williams gets $375,000 deal to leave police department early

PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Jet;05/12/97, Vol. 91 Issue 25, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Notes that Los Angeles, California Police Chief Willie Williams has accepted $375,000 in severance pay from the City Council in exchange for leaving office early and dropping his threat to sue the city. Why the City Council decided not to renew his contract.
ACCESSION #
9705150588

 

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