Zero-Bail Takes Effect in L.A. County. What Will the Impact Be on Cities?

A controversial zero-bail policy took effect in Los Angeles County on Sunday, October 1.

Brittany Maldonado 10/03/2023 - 9:28 AM
Downey Councilwoman Recalled in a Landslide

This was the first recall election in Downey’s history. It was prompted by revelations of the councilwoman’s lengthy criminal past. 

Brittany M. 02/02/2023 - 6:36 AM
Local Government Veteran Mark Scott Named Downey’s Interim City Manager

Downey City Manager Gilbert Livas is retiring this July after 10 years as city manager and 15 years working for the Southern California City.

Brittany M. 06/02/2022 - 6:04 AM