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Crime alerts for Boyle Heights, Florence and 13 other L.A. neighborhoods

June 19, 2011 | 12:03 pm

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 15 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Four neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Boyle Heights (A) was the most unusual, recording 16 reports compared with a weekly average of 9.8 over the last three months.

Florence (E) topped the list of 11 neighborhoods with property-crime alerts. It recorded 43 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 25.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for June 7–13, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder