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Crime alerts for Chatsworth and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

December 1, 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. Chatsworth (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.7 over the last three months.

Sun Valley (H) topped the list of six neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 43 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 23.5 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Nov. 20–Nov. 26, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
Consecutive alerts