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The Good News Is Olivia Is Now Captain; the Bad News Is Dodds Is Leaving 'SVU'

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If you tuned into Law & Order: Special Victims Unit's landmark 21st season premiere, you know that many changes are in store!

To recap as succinctly as we can, Amanda Rollins has a new baby, Carisi is an ADA, and (we cannot emphasize this enough), Olivia Benson is now Captain of SVU!

Her promotion was negotiated by Dodds, he tells her at the end of the season's first ep. 

But wait, what happened to Chief Dodds? Keep reading to find out!