Crime alerts for Vermont Square, Larchmont 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.
Four neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Vermont Square (A) was the most unusual, recording 24 reports compared with a weekly average of 16.3 over the last three months.
Larchmont (E) topped the list of three neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded nine property crimes compared with its weekly average of 4.5 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 8–Oct. 14, the most recent seven days for which data are available.