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Crime alerts for Los Feliz and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

November 1, 2012 |  7:12 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.

Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Los Feliz (A) was the most unusual, recording five reports compared with a weekly average of 1.6 over the last three months.

Highland Park (F) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 30 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 13.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 23–Oct. 29, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Los Feliz 1.6 5
 Hollywood 13.8 20
 Harvard Heights 2.9 6
 Vermont Vista 10.3 15
 Granada Hills 1.0 3
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Highland Park 13.2 30
 Century City 5.7 13
 Canoga Park 29.3 37
 El Sereno 7.8 12
 Mid-Wilshire 22.8 30
 Cheviot Hills 2.8 6
 Echo Park 12.0 17
 Gramercy Park 6.6 11