Crime alerts for Arleta and nine other L.A. neighborhoods


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Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 10 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Ten neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Arleta (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 1.5 over the last three months.


Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Feb. 23 to March 1, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly

Neighborhood Average Reports
Arleta 1.5 3
North Hills 3.4 11
Harvard Park 2.8 6
Chesterfield Square 2.7 5
Los Feliz 1.7 5
Vermont Vista 8.9 16
Green Meadows 8.5 15
Historic South-Central 8.4 14
West Adams 2.8 6
Eagle Rock 1.2 3

Property crime up significantly

Neighborhood Average Reports

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