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Crime alerts for Fairfax, Pico-Robertson and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

December 21, 2012 |  9:50 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 14 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of Los Angeles Police Department data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Seven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Fairfax (A) was the most unusual, recording six reports compared with a weekly average of 1.1 over the last three months.

Pico-Robertson (H) topped the list of seven neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 18 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 7.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Dec. 12–18, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Fairfax 1.1 6
 Palms 1.1 5
 Adams-Normandie 2.5 6
 Tarzana 0.9 3
 Sun Valley 4.0 8
 Exposition Park 8.3 14
 Leimert Park 2.8 5
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Pico-Robertson 7.2 18
 Elysian Park 1.8 4
 Vermont-Slauson 16.5 28
 Westwood 10.6 20
 Hollywood Hills 10.5 19
 Granada Hills 19.9 29
 Atwater Village 6.1 12