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Bishop Lee Robinson served as Baltimore’s police commissioner from 1984 to 1987

Bishop Lee Robinson served as Baltimore’s police commissioner from 1984 to 1987

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A tribute to Bishop Robinson

Years before Bishop Robinson became Baltimore’s first black police commissioner, I made this observation: That man deserves to be police commissioner.

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Baltimore's first black police commissioner dead at 86

Bishop Lee Robinson, the first African American police commissioner in the history of Baltimore City, died Monday, January 6, 2014 at the age of 86.