Crime alerts for Jefferson Park, Carthay and seven other L.A. neighborhoods
Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in nine L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times' Crime L.A. database.
Three neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Jefferson Park (A) was the most unusual, recording 11 reports compared with a weekly average of 3.1 over the last three months.
Carthay (D) topped the list of six neighborhoods with property-crime alerts. It recorded six 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 16–April 22, the most recent seven days for which data are available.