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Crime alerts for San Pedro, Bel-Air and five other L.A. neighborhoods

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

Six neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. San Pedro (A) was the most unusual, recording 11 reports compared with a weekly average of 4.1 over the last three months.

Bel-Air (G) was the lone neighborhood with a property-crime alert. It recorded three property crimes compared with its weekly average of 1.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Dec. 29–Jan. 4, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
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Property crime up significantly
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GUESS WHO IS COMMITTING THESE CRIMES, I WON'T SAY BECAUSE IT WILL NEVER APPEAR IN THE la TIMES.

Why don't you give more specific information and stop generalizing everything. This scares people. Let the police be the ones who report this since they have more accurate information. Plus you have your neighborhood mapped wrong which can offend people.


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