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Crime alerts for Fairfax, Vermont Vista and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

August 15, 2011 |  7:39 am

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

Eleven neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Fairfax (A) was the most unusual, recording five reports compared with a weekly average of 1.0 over the last three months.

Vermont Vista (L) topped the list of three neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 22 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 13.8 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Aug. 6–Aug. 12, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
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