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Crime alerts for Montecito Heights, Arlington Heights, 5 more L.A. areas

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.

Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Montecito Heights (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.6 over the last three months.

Arlington Heights (F) topped the list of two neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 15 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 6.8 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for June 30 to July 6, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Montecito Heights 0.6 3
 Cypress Park 0.6 3
 El Sereno 2.2 6
 Manchester Square 3.2 9
 Tarzana 1.3 3
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Arlington Heights 6.8 15
 Adams-Normandie 6.0 14
 
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