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Chinatown

Latest complete week March 8–March 14

1 violent
crime
6 property
crimes
2.4 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 8 and March 14, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Chinatown averaged 1.8 violent crimes and 5.7 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.4 crimes per 10,000 people is lower than in nearby Downtown, Boyle Heights, Echo Park, Lincoln Heights and Elysian Park.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 28,839 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
800 block of Yale Street Theft March 14, 3 p.m.
300 block of West College Street Theft from vehicle March 13, 11:45 p.m.
800 block of Bartlett Street Robbery March 12, 12:30 p.m.
Broadway and College Theft from vehicle March 10, 10:50 p.m.
700 block of Yale Street Theft from vehicle March 10, 6 p.m.
1200 block of North Alameda Street Theft March 10, 3 p.m.
Broadway Avenue and Casanova Theft from vehicle March 9, 9:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

49 violent
crimes
161 property
crimes
72.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 104/209
Chinatown
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Property crimes: 186/209
Chinatown
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Crime types

Violent crimes (49)
Property crimes (161)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Chinatown is covered by two police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Central L.A.P.D. 251 E. 6th St. 213-485-3294
Rampart L.A.P.D. 1401 W. 6th St. 213-484-3400

Chinatown

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Central L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains Victor Heights.
The neighboring communities are Boyle Heights, Downtown, Echo Park, Elysian Park and Lincoln Heights.
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Chinatown is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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