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Crime alerts for Hollywood, Highland Park, 17 other neighborhoods

November 6, 2012 |  7:19 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 19 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Nine neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Hollywood (A) was the most unusual, recording 30 reports compared with a weekly average of 13.8 over the last three months.

Highland Park (J) topped the list of 10 neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 34 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. 26–Nov. 1, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Hollywood 13.8 30
 Chesterfield Square 2.4 9
 Wilmington 5.5 11
 Vermont Vista 10.3 19
 Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw 5.1 9
 Granada Hills 1.0 4
 Los Feliz 1.6 4
 East Hollywood 9.8 17
 Hollywood Hills 1.6 5
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Highland Park 13.2 34
 Harbor Gateway 17.2 29
 Century City 5.7 14
 Harvard Heights 7.6 17
 El Sereno 7.8 12
 Cheviot Hills 2.8 6
 Mount Washington 2.8 5
 Silver Lake 12.7 19
 West Hills 13.6 21
 Gramercy Park 6.6 11
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