Crime alerts for Hollywood, Encino and seven other L.A. neighborhoods

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.

Eight neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Hollywood (A) was the most unusual, recording 25 reports compared with a weekly average of 10.8 over the last three months.

Encino (I) was the lone neighborhood with a property-crime alert. It recorded 31 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 19.0 over the last three months.


Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 27–Nov. 2, 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

Hollywood 10.825
West Adams 5.210
Palms 2.15
Beverly Grove 1.44
Hollywood Hills 0.73
Pacoima 4.38
Vermont Vista 7.411
Pico-Robertson 1.23

Property crime up significantly

Encino 19.031

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