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Crime alerts for Beverly Crest and 10 other L.A. neighborhoods

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 11 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Eight neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Beverly Crest (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.2 over the last three months.

Broadway-Manchester (I) topped the list of three neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 24 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 15.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for April 16 to April 22, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Beverly Crest 0.2 3
 Palms 1.5 4
 Jefferson Park 2.4 5
 Sylmar 3.3 9
 Harbor Gateway 1.9 4
 Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw 4.9 9
 Central-Alameda 6.6 12
 Harvard Park 4.0 10
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Broadway-Manchester 15.2 24
 Harbor City 9.6 17
 North Hollywood 38.1 50
 
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