It is located in Los Angeles County, CA. It has a population of 113,511 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 317.50 per 10.000 people. There have been 3,604 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Downey are larceny/theft crimes - 1,866 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 3 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 382 felony charges and 3,222 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Downey averaged 4,273 violent crimes. Of that total, 45 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 27 was for revised rape, another 187 was for legacy rape, 2,209 was for robbery, and 1,805 was for aggravated assault.