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Crime alerts for Lincoln Heights and 12 other L.A. neighborhoods

February 6, 2012 | 11:34 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 13 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of Los Angeles Police Department data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Six neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Lincoln Heights (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 1.8 over the last three months.

Lake View Terrace (G) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded eight property crimes compared with its weekly average of 3.4 over the last three months.

One neighborhood triggered alerts for violent and property crime.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Jan. 26–Feb. 1, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder