L.A. NOW

Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

Crime alerts for Green Meadows and 17 other L.A. neighborhoods

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 18 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of Los Angeles Police Department data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Nine neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Green Meadows (A) was the most unusual, recording 19 reports compared with a weekly average of 9.5 over the last three months.

Encino (J) topped the list of nine neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 32 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 16.5 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Sept. 22–Sept. 28, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
NeighborhoodAverageReports
 Green Meadows 9.5 19
 Historic South-Central 9.9 19
 Los Feliz 1.5 5
 Northridge 3.5 9
 University Park 1.5 4
 Arleta 1.1 3
 Pacoima 4.4 9
 Broadway-Manchester 7.2 14
 Westchester 1.8 4
Property crime up significantly
NeighborhoodAverageReports
 Encino 16.5 32
 Chinatown 3.9 11
 Montecito Heights 4.2 8
 Lake Balboa 10.5 15
 North Hollywood 41.1 50
 North Hills 22.8 33
 Chesterfield Square 7.2 12
 Mid-City 19.9 28
 Pico-Union 10.4 16
 
Comments () | Archives (0)

Connect

Recommended on Facebook


Advertisement

In Case You Missed It...

Video

About L.A. Now
L.A. Now is the Los Angeles Times’ breaking news section for Southern California. It is produced by more than 80 reporters and editors in The Times’ Metro section, reporting from the paper’s downtown Los Angeles headquarters as well as bureaus in Costa Mesa, Long Beach, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Riverside, Ventura and West Los Angeles.
Have a story tip for L.A. Now?
Can I call someone with news?
Yes. The city desk number is (213) 237-7847.

Categories




Get Alerts on Your Mobile Phone

Sign me up for the following lists: