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Crime alerts for Beverly Grove, Sunland and nine other L.A. neighborhoods

September 27, 2011 | 10:09 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 11 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. Beverly Grove (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 0.9 over the last three months.

Sunland (D) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 11 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 4.7 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Sept. 18–Sept. 24, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
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