Coffin of former LAPD Chief Daryl Gates arrives downtown
Former Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates' coffin arrived in a white hearse at Los Angeles Police Department headquarters downtown Monday morning surrounded by motorcycle officers.
Gates' coffin will lay in state at the Ronald F. Deaton Civic Auditorium from noon to 8 p.m.
An elaborate procession is expected to accompany Gates' coffin Tuesday morning at a private memorial service inside the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.
-- Richard Winton