Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in seven L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.
Six neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Hollywood Hills (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.5 over the last three months.
Elysian Valley (G) was the lone neighborhood with a property-crime alert. It recorded four property crimes compared with its weekly average of 1.5 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Sept. 8–Sept. 14, the most recent seven days for which data are available. This post was automatically created by an algorithm written by the authors.
Violent crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Hollywood Hills 0.53 Highland Park 3.07 Fairfax 1.55 Beverly Grove 1.54 Harbor Gateway 3.57 El Sereno 2.58Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Elysian Valley 1.54 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.