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Crime alerts for Hancock Park, Jefferson Park and 11 other L.A. neighborhoods

July 27, 2011 |  7:35 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.

Seven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Hancock Park (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 0.8 over the last three months.

Jefferson Park (H) topped the list of six neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 19 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 9.3 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for July 17–July 23, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

-- Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder