Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 16 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.
Eleven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Mid-Wilshire (A) was the most unusual, recording 10 reports compared with a weekly average of 2.6 over the last three months.
Beverly Grove (L) topped the list of five neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 37 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 19.2 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for April 24–April 30, the most recent seven days for which data are available.
Violent crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Mid-Wilshire 2.610 Chinatown 0.83 Vermont Knolls 7.517 Harbor City 1.03 Mid-City 3.87 Palms 1.34 Studio City 0.63 Silver Lake 1.13 South Park 4.310 Panorama City 5.110 East Hollywood 7.013Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Beverly Grove 19.237 Chatsworth 18.726 Woodland Hills 36.856 Fairfax 12.721 Green Meadows 21.935 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.