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.
Four neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. North Hills (A) was the most unusual, recording nine reports, compared with a weekly average of 3.8 over the last three months.
Chesterfield Square (E) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 16 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 8.9 over the last three months.
One neighborhood triggered alerts for both violent and property crime.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for June 24 to June 30, the most recent seven days for which data are available.