Crime alerts for West Hills, Rancho Park, 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.
Six neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. West Hills (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.5 over the last three months.
Rancho Park (G) topped the list of three neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 11 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 6.5 over the last three months.
Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Jan. 14–Jan. 20, the most recent seven days for which data are available.