Crime alerts for Gramercy Park, Mission Hills, 18 other L.A. neighborhoods

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 20 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of Los Angeles Police Department data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Twelve neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Gramercy Park (A) was the most unusual, recording 10 reports compared with a weekly average of 3.2 over the last three months.

Mission Hills (M) topped the list of 10 neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 17 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 7.4 over the last three months.


Two neighborhoods triggered alerts for violent and property crime.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Aug. 26–Sept. 1, the most recent seven days for which data are available. This post was automatically created by an algorithm written by the authors.

Violent crime up significantly

Gramercy Park 3.210
Northridge 2.27
Vermont Square 13.122
Hyde Park 8.115
Van Nuys 8.317
Fairfax 1.34
Harvard Park 3.88
Los Feliz 1.74
Wilmington 3.57
North Hollywood 5.211
San Pedro 4.59
Panorama City 6.08

Property crime up significantly

Mission Hills 7.417
Historic South-Central 24.235
Shadow Hills 3.98
West Los Angeles 7.813
Pacific Palisades 6.615
Echo Park 12.518
Northridge 25.638
Playa del Rey 4.610
Reseda 19.323
Harvard Park 10.013

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