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

December 5, 2011 |  7:46 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.

Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Tarzana (A) was the most unusual, recording five reports compared with a weekly average of 1.5 over the last three months.

Manchester Square (F) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 12 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 6.9 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Nov. 24–Nov. 30, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder