All In the Family

Just what is it about ball-busting LAPD chiefs and their law-busting kids?

We all remember, of course, ramrod straight Daryl Gates and his junkie son, Scott, who amassed a nasty rap sheet of burglary and other offenses during that chief's tenure. Now we hear that ramrod-straight Bernard Parks has a 37-year-old daughter, Michelle, who was booked in Las Vegas Monday for conspiracy to traffic cocaine. Michelle, who works as a typist in the LAPD Pacific Division (wonder how she got that job), was charged in connection with a June 24 incident in which she and 21-year-old Reginald Gaithwright sold 20 grams of powder to an undercover cop.

Of the rotund and by no means ramrod-straight Willie Williams, we have heard no such reports. Maybe that was his problem . . .


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