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Crime alerts for Beverly Grove, Harbor City, 7 other neighborhoods

October 13, 2012 |  8:47 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in nine 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. Beverly Grove (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 1.4 over the last three months.

Harbor City (F) topped the list of four neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 17 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 10.2 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 2–Oct. 8, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Violent crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Beverly Grove 1.4 4
 Granada Hills 0.8 3
 El Sereno 3.3 8
 Manchester Square 4.2 8
 Larchmont 0.9 3
Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Harbor City 10.2 17
 Woodland Hills 29.9 41
 Lake View Terrace 2.4 5
 Carthay 2.3 4