Oakland, Calif., Mayor Libby Schaaf, right, applauds as newly named Oakland Chief of Police Anne Kirkpatrick is introduced during a media conference earlier this month.
Oakland, Calif., Mayor Libby Schaaf, right, applauds as newly named Oakland Chief of Police Anne Kirkpatrick is introduced during a media conference earlier this month. Ben Margot AP
Oakland, Calif., Mayor Libby Schaaf, right, applauds as newly named Oakland Chief of Police Anne Kirkpatrick is introduced during a media conference earlier this month. Ben Margot AP

Growing number of women leading US police departments

February 04, 2017 07:21 PM