Crime alerts for Del Rey and 11 other L.A. neighborhoods

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.

Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Del Rey (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 0.7 over the last three months.

Beverly Crest (F) topped the list of seven neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded five property crimes compared with its weekly average of 1.9 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 3-9, 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 0.74  Winnetka 1.87  Westlake 14.420  Los Feliz 1.64  Granada Hills 0.93Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports  Beverly Crest 1.95  Reseda 19.926  Vermont Knolls 11.620  Lincoln Heights 7.818  Mar Vista 9.519  Vermont Vista 13.920  Green Meadows 20.430 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.

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