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Crime alerts for Tujunga and 8 other L.A. neighborhoods

August 18, 2011 |  7:37 am

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

Nine neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Tujunga (A) recorded three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.6 over the last three months.

Tujunga (A) was the lone neighborhood with a property-crime alert. It recorded 14 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 6.2 over the last three months.

One neighborhood triggered alerts for violent and property crimes.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Aug. 7–13, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
Consecutive alerts