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Crime alerts for Studio City, 10 other L.A. neighborhoods

July 24, 2012 |  7:04 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 11 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. Studio City (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.8 over the last three months.

Glassell Park (H) topped the list of six neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 12 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 6.6 over the last three months.

Two neighborhoods triggered alerts for both violent and property crime.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for July 14–July 20, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Studio City 0.8 3
 Koreatown 10.6 16
 North Hills 3.1 6
 Vermont-Slauson 8.5 17
 Larchmont 0.5 3
 Harvard Heights 3.1 6
 Van Nuys 8.2 15
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Glassell Park 6.6 12
 Koreatown 37.2 61
 West Hills 13.6 21
 Studio City 20.5 28
 Encino 15.4 21
 Toluca Lake 3.4 6