Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 12 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.
Seven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Del Rey (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.7 over the last three months.
Gramercy Park (H) topped the list of five neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 21 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 7.9 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Sept. 28–Oct. 4, 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 Del Rey 0.73 Toluca Lake 0.23 Winnetka 1.87 Granada Hills 0.85 Studio City 0.93 Sylmar 2.87 Pico-Union 5.58Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Gramercy Park 7.921 Central-Alameda 16.823 Sunland 3.27 El Sereno 9.917 Northridge 28.745 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.