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18-Year-Old Woman Arrested For Allegedly Leaving Her 2 Young Children Locked Inside Hot Car

An 18-year-old mother was arrested Saturday for allegedly leaving her one-year-old son and infant daughter locked inside a car despite the sweltering heat, authorities reported.


Cudahy Mayor David Silva, left, and Councilman Osvaldo Conde (

Ex-Cudahy Officials Plead Guilty To Bribery, Extortion

Two former Cudahy city officials pleaded guilty Thursday to federal extortion and bribery charges for shaking down a businessman who wanted to open a marijuana dispensary.

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Ex-Cudahy Official Pleads Guilty to Bribery, Extortion

A former Cudahy code enforcement director pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal extortion and bribery charges.

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Cudahy Mayor David Silva, left, and Councilman Osvaldo Conde (

Woman Gets Death Threats For Fighting Alleged Corruption In Cudahy

A community activist in the city of Cudahy who’s been spearheading a campaign against corruption in her city, says she’ll continue speak up in spite of receiving death threats.


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Ex-Cudahy Officials Appear In Court To Face Bribery, Corruption Charges

Three former Cudahy city officials appeared in court Thursday since agreeing to plead guilty to federal extortion and bribery charges.

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3rd Cudahy City Official To Plead Guilty To Federal Extortion, Bribery Charges

A third Cudahy city official has agreed to plead guilty to federal extortion and bribery charges in connection with the opening of a medical marijuana dispensary in the city.


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Cudahy Mayor, City Official Plead Guilty In Federal Bribery Case

The mayor of Cudahy and one of the city’s top officials have struck a plea bargain Thursday with federal officials after being arrested on federal bribery charges.


This photo of an unidentified woman was photographed wearing an apparent sheriff's badge while patronizing a nightclub with former Cudahy City Council member Osvaldo Conde. (courtesy US Attorney's Office)

Politicians Asked To Return LASD Badges After Cudahy Scandal

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has recalled an estimated 200 badges that were given to local politicians in the wake of the Cudahy corruption scandal.


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Cudahy Mayor Resigns Amid Corruption Charges

Mayor David Silva’s resignation comes after he and two other city officials were indicted in a federal corruption sting.


City Council member Osvaldo Conde with unidentified female at the El Portrero nightclub in Cudahy on March 24, 2012 (courtesy US Attorney's office)

Cudahy Mayor, 2 Other Officials Indicted On Bribery Charges

Three officials with the city of Cudahy were indicted on Friday on bribery charges stemming from an undercover FBI investigation.


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Prosecutors Investigating Cudahy’s Former City Manager’s Paychecks

Los Angeles county prosecutors are investigating whether the former city manager of Cudahy illegally gave himself pay raises.


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Deputies Shoot Suspect, Search For Another In Cudahy

CUDAHY (CBS) — A sheriff’s deputy shot a suspect Thursday night in Cudahy and authorities were searching for another suspect.   Shooting erupted between the suspects and deputies in the 3700 block of Live Oak […]

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Cudahy City Hall Fires Four Top Officials

The Los Angeles County city of Cudahy has fired its longtime city manager, city attorney and placed two other city employees on administrative leave.