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Chinatown

Latest complete week Oct. 2–Oct. 8

8 violent
crimes
7 property
crimes
5.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 2 and Oct. 8, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Chinatown averaged 8.5 violent crimes and 8.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.2 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Boyle Heights and Lincoln Heights and lower than Downtown, Echo Park 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
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 8, 6:25 a.m.
700 block of North Main Street Theft Oct. 8, 4:40 a.m.
Alpine and Broadway Theft from vehicle Oct. 7, 7:20 p.m.
500 block of North Beaudry Avenue Robbery Oct. 7, 5:30 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 7, 4:25 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 7, 7:50 a.m.
1000 block of North Broadway Burglary Oct. 7, 6:30 a.m.
Figueroa and Sunset Theft from vehicle Oct. 7, 2 a.m.
900 block of West Sunset Boulevard Theft from vehicle Oct. 6, 2 p.m.
200 block of Alpine Street Aggravated assault Oct. 6, 1:15 p.m.
College Street and Figueroa Terrace Theft from vehicle Oct. 4, 4:15 p.m.
900 block of North Broadway Theft Oct. 4, 1:30 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 3, 2:10 p.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 3, 11:11 a.m.
500 block of Bauchet Street Aggravated assault Oct. 3, 8:20 a.m.

Six-month summary

265 violent
crimes
234 property
crimes
173.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 10/209
Chinatown
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Property crimes: 114/209
Chinatown
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Crime types

Violent crimes (265)
Property crimes (234)

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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