Police are not saying how 22-year-old Justin Baldwin escaped custody while handcuffed.
Ford says there have been no accidents or injuries related to either recall.
Ford Motor Co. Friday said it had surpassed its previous full-year hybrid sales record in just the first five months of 2013.
A fugitive who escaped from jails in Arizona and Michigan this year has been arrested in Mexico.
The problem affects 2009 through 2011 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans as well as Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner small SUVs from the same model years.
Authorities say they’ve apprehended two teenage girls who escaped from the Monroe County Youth Center in southeast Michigan.
An official says a prisoner in West Michigan placed a makeshift dummy in his bed and buried himself in a prison-yard garden in an attempt to escape.
Local schools were on alert Tuesday as authorities searched for a parole absconder from the Thumb Correctional Facility.
Farmington Hills firefighters are mopping up after an early Thursday morning fire at a large home near I-696 and Drake Roads.
An inmate who managed to escape from Wayne County deputies last week is back behind bars after six days on the lam.