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Crime alerts for Canoga Park and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

October 20, 2011 |  7:02 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.

Nine neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Canoga Park (A) was the most unusual, recording 10 reports compared with a weekly average of 3.3 over the last three months.

West Los Angeles (J) topped the list of four neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 17 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 9.9 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 11–Oct. 17, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
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