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Crime alerts for Vermont Vista, Carthay and 10 other L.A. neighborhoods

April 25, 2011 |  7:33 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 12 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Seven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Vermont Vista (A) was the most unusual, recording 14 reports compared with a weekly average of 8.2 over the last three months.

Carthay (H) topped the list of five neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded seven property crimes compared with its weekly average of 2.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for April 14–April 20, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
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