There was a mob scene at the Stonewood Center shopping mall, in the 200 block of Stonewood Street, where hundreds of teenagers turned out for an appearance by 15-year-old professional skateboarder Steven Fernandez.
A retired Los Angeles Police Department detective pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of possession and distributing child pornography.
A ninth-grader at Warren High School in Downey was arrested Thursday on suspicion of posting a threat of a shooting over social media, police said.
An 86-year-old man who had been reported missing from Irvine on Saturday was located in Downey on Sunday afternoon, police said.
Two schools were put on lockdown Friday for about an hour as police searched for possibly armed suspects in Downey.
The driver was originally sought for assault, officials said.
Once on scene, officers located an adult man suffering from gunshot wounds in the driveway.
No injuries were reported.
A Downey High school teacher faced charges Tuesday for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a student, police said.
The Downey Unified School District has agreed to give the middle-school student access to the same facilities and activities as other female students, including athletic tryouts and district-sponsored overnight events.
The City of Downey Tuesday celebrated the opening of the third Dunkin’ Donuts to hit Southern California.
Two people were injured Friday night when their vehicle overturned at the intersection of Old River School Road and Florence Boulevard in Downey, police said.
“I never thought in my lifetime I would see these trees coming down, it’s sad really,” said Enrique “Kruton” Alvarez.
Officials have identified an 18-year-old man killed when the minivan he was riding in rear-ended a large truck in Downey.
DOWNEY (CBSLA.com) — One man was killed and four people, including the driver, were hurt when minivan veered into the center left-turn lane on Lakewood Boulevard and struck a big rig late Friday night, Downey police said. […]