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Crime alerts for Lincoln Heights, Windsor Square and elsewhere

February 28, 2012 | 10:09 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in five 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. Lincoln Heights (A) was the most unusual, recording seven reports compared with a weekly average of 2.0 over the last three months.

Windsor Square (D) topped the list of two neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded eight property crimes compared with its weekly average of 2.8 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Feb. 19 to Feb. 25, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Lincoln Heights 2.0 7
 Arleta 1.6 5
 El Sereno 2.1 11
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Windsor Square 2.8 8
 Harvard Park 6.8 14
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