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Crime alerts for Mid-Wilshire, Exposition Park and 14 other L.A. neighborhoods

In 16 L.A. neighborhoods, crime reports are up significantly for the latest week, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Nine neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Mid-Wilshire (A) was the most unusual, recording 11 reports compared with a weekly average of 2.6 over the last three months.

Exposition Park (J) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 29 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 17.4 over the last three months.

Mid-City (B) triggered alerts for both violent and property crime.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for April 29–May 5, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Violent crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports  Mid-Wilshire 2.611  Mid-City 3.88  Woodland Hills 1.75  East Hollywood 7.015  Echo Park 1.84  Harvard Heights 2.75  Studio City 0.63  Silver Lake 1.13  Jefferson Park3.17Property crime up significantlyNeighborhoodAverageReports  Exposition Park 17.429  Westlake 32.149  Glassell Park 4.910  Playa del Rey 3.16  Sunland 4.710  Mid-City 20.228  Harbor City 9.914  Fairfax 12.720 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.

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