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Crime alerts for Eagle Rock, Highland Park and 19 other L.A. areas

November 11, 2012 |  8:00 am

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 21 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Thirteen neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Eagle Rock (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 0.7 over the last three months.

Highland Park (N) topped the list of eight neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 35 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 14.0 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Oct. 30–Nov. 5, the most recent seven days for which data are available.

Ben Welsh, Thomas Suh Lauder

Property crime up significantly
Neighborhood Average Reports
 Highland Park 14.0 35
 Boyle Heights 32.0 44
 Beverly Grove 20.3 29
 Carthay 2.8 6
 Hollywood Hills 11.9 20
 Cypress Park 3.5 8
 Silver Lake 13.5 21
 Pico-Union 11.8 20