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Crime alerts for Los Feliz, Canoga Park and 11 other neighborhoods

October 30, 2012 |  8:39 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 13 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. Los Feliz (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 1.5 over the last three months.

Canoga Park (E) topped the list of nine neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 41 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 29.8 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

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Los Feliz 1.5 4
 Green Meadows 11.1 18
 Arleta 1.5 5
 Winnetka 2.5 4
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Canoga Park 29.8 41
 Cheviot Hills 3.0 8
 Sunland 3.4 8
 Highland Park 13.2 24
 Mid-Wilshire 22.7 31
 Northridge 30.0 45
 Echo Park 12.2 17
 Reseda 25.0 37
 Hancock Park 5.9 9