Downey Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Crime Report

    Monday Jun 29 | via Downey Patriot 

    During the evening hours, two Downey police officers, via funding by on ongoing OTS grant, conducted roving DUI enforcement. They made 2 DUI arrests and issued 5 traffic citations for various vehicle code violations.

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    Related Topix: Downey, CA, Lakewood, CA

  • Man Accused Of Arranging 17-Year-Old Wife's 1992 Mur...

    Friday Jun 5 | via CBS Local 

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    Related Topix: Studio-City, CA, Downey, CA

  • crime report

    May 30, 2015 | via Downey Patriot 

    At 9:15 p.m., Downey officers responded to the Downey High School Carnival regarding a robbery investigation. Responding officers spoke with two victims who reported an unknown suspect approached them from behind and punched one of the victim's in the face.

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    Related Topix: Downey, CA

Downey Law

Can a felony DUI be reduced to a misdemeanor after being convicted?
I was charge with a dui back in 2014 I plead guilty. Have paid all my fees and classes etc. I'm still under probation. Can I go back to court and request for my dui to be change as a misdemeanor? My blood alcohol level was 0.18 when I got caught. I have stayed out of trouble since.
As long as you were NOT sent to state prison or sentenced to "county prison" per penal code 1170(h), then yes, it can...
I got terminated from a 18 month DUI program it's my 3rd time what would the judge tell me? Almost done think like 4 month left.
What can I do
This is your third termination? Or your third DUI? Either way - if could be anything from a simple reinstatement/re-...
I finish my dui program 18mounts and finish my anterlock device program to but i done helf off my commnuity service got 14day
done 8days it's. Be hard for me i work 6day's. a week i hope ill get an extension this will be my first time going to court in downey ca.
If you have a good reason for not completing the community service, and have done all the other things you were...
If I received a letter dismissing a DUI arrest does it come up in a Background check?
I was stopped at a DUI check point back in September 2013. I was given a Notice to Appear I was cited for CVC 23152(a). I did the breathalyzer test twice and the blood test. When I showed up to court 2 months after the incident I received a letter that nothing was filed against me. A few months after that I received another letter that my case was dismissed due to lack of evidence. Does any of this affect an employment opportunity?
Your case is considered a "turndown." This should not affect any employment opportunities you may have - as there was...
Convicted of DUI
I was convicted of DUI (b) count. Can I apply for restricted license through the DMV or does the 30 day suspension apply? Your help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
If you were convicted of a first offense DUI and lost your administrative hearing you may get a restricted license...
Appealing a DUI
I lost a DUI trial. I would like to appeal to the appellate court. While I am aware that appealing needs to have some strong reason, I am wondering how often do appeals actually get through?
Im not sure what you mean.. Do you mean how often does one win on appeal? It just depends on the facts. Some cases...
DUI Jury trial lost. Is the DMV updated already?
I went for DUI jury trial and lost. Though I have been convicted, haven't been sentenced yet. My sentencing is set for 10 days from now. Does this conviction already show on my DMV record? Shall I start the punishment related to DMV already? (Eg: IID, AA classes, restricted licence etc..)
The best person to direct your questions to is the attorney that represented you at trial. For general information,...