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Crime alerts for Cypress Park, Gramercy Park and 13 other L.A. neighborhoods

October 30, 2011 | 10:11 am

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.

Seven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Cypress Park (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 1.2 over the last three months.

Gramercy Park (H) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 12 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 5.9 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 20–Oct. 26, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder