Authorities are releasing a Downey man they admit to accidentally jailing for two weeks when they mistook him for a drug dealer.
Authorities say they’re now investigating whether they mistakenly took a Downey man into custody in a case of mistaken identity.
A man’s family claims he has twice been locked up in Los Angeles County Jail as a result of mistaken identity.
Two men were injured Monday after a shooting in the city of Downey.
A 32-year-old man wanted in connected with the attempted murder of two men in Downey two years ago was arrested at the Mexican border and is behind bars in San Diego.
A two-alarm fire Tuesday destroyed five cars and damaged an apartment complex in Downey.
The two-alarm fire was reported at 2 a.m. in the 10700 block of Paramount Boulevard, near 5th Street, the Downey Fire Department said.
A known gang member died Tuesday after he was shot in Downey.
Four people were injured Wednesday following the crash of an SUV into a building in Downey.
The girl died New Year’s Eve from malnutrition and blunt force trauma
Assemblymember Cristina Garcia of Bell Gardens and several other elected officials Wednesday called for Senator Ron Calderon to step down amid a federal investigation and accusations that he accepted money to promote certain bills.
A high school in Downey is honoring former students who lost their lives in World War II.
Authorities in Downey have identified the 40-year-old man who was allegedly murdered by his teenaged son Friday.
A 15-year-old boy was taken into police custody Friday in the murder of his father.
A sister-city relationship between the city of Downey and County Roscommon in Ireland gave a 37-year-old woman with a dangerous tumor a new shot at life.