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Chinatown

Latest complete week Feb. 15–Feb. 21

4 violent
crimes
9 property
crimes
4.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Feb. 15 and Feb. 21, violent crime reports rose and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Chinatown averaged 2.6 violent crimes and 8.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Boyle Heights and Echo Park and lower than Downtown, 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
400 block of Gin Ling Way Theft from vehicle Feb. 21, 10 p.m.
800 block of North Broadway Aggravated assault Feb. 19, 3:10 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Theft Feb. 19, 10:30 a.m.
800 block of Yale Street Grand theft auto Feb. 18, 10 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Feb. 18, 9 p.m.
900 block of Yale Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 18, 4:15 p.m.
800 block of North Broadway Theft Feb. 18, 11:35 a.m.
700 block of West College Street Theft Feb. 18, 1:30 a.m.
900 block of North Hill Street Aggravated assault Feb. 18, 12:50 a.m.
900 block of North Broadway Theft from vehicle Feb. 15, 11 p.m.
700 block of North Broadway Burglary Feb. 15, 11:40 a.m.
Sunset and Beaudry Theft from vehicle Feb. 15, 3 a.m.
600 block of North Hill Street Aggravated assault Feb. 15, 12:01 a.m.

Six-month summary

90 violent
crimes
203 property
crimes
101.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 38/209
Chinatown
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Property crimes: 97/209
Chinatown
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Crime types

Violent crimes (90)
Property crimes (203)

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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