Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 11 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. Cypress Park (A) was the most unusual, recording five reports compared with a weekly average of 0.7 over the last three months.
Los Feliz (F) topped the list of six neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 24 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 16.3 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for June 17–23, the most recent seven days for which data are available.
Violent crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Cypress Park 0.75 Wilmington 3.78 Manchester Square 2.99 Sylmar 3.58 Palms 1.84Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Los Feliz 16.324 Van Nuys 46.760 Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw 27.942 Playa Vista 3.57 Broadway-Manchester 15.125 Winnetka 17.425 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times