Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in nine L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.
Two neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Harbor Gateway (A) was the most unusual, recording seven reports compared with a weekly average of two over the last three months.
Elysian Park (C) topped the list of seven neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded three property crimes compared with its weekly average of 0.8 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for April 6–April 12, the most recent seven days for which data are available.
Violent crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Harbor Gateway 2.07 El Sereno 1.33Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports Elysian Park 0.83 Mid-City 21.029 Elysian Valley 1.34 Mission Hills 7.713 Windsor Square 2.15 North Hollywood 36.750 Florence 28.134 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.