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Latest complete week July 15–July 21

4 violent
crimes
10 property
crimes
4.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between July 15 and July 21, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, Chinatown averaged 2.1 violent crimes and 6.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.9 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
1600 block of North Main Street Robbery July 21, 9:30 p.m.
Main Street and Leroy Aggravated assault July 21, 3:45 p.m.
700 block of North Hill Street Theft from vehicle July 21, 3:40 p.m.
600 block of North Broadway Theft July 20, 8:40 a.m.
600 block of North Grand Avenue Burglary July 19, 7:45 p.m.
Alameda and Cesar E Chavez Theft July 17, 3 p.m.
900 block of North Hill Street Theft July 16, 9:49 p.m.
500 block of West College Street Theft July 16, 9:30 p.m.
900 block of North Hill Street Theft July 16, 7:55 p.m.
Spring Street and Ord Robbery July 16, noon
700 block of West College Street Theft from vehicle July 16, 8 a.m.
1000 block of North Hill Street Theft July 16, 2:30 a.m.
600 block of New High Street Robbery July 15, 4:45 p.m.
1600 block of North Main Street Theft July 15, 2 p.m.

Six-month summary

52 violent
crimes
163 property
crimes
74.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 96/209
Chinatown
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Property crimes: 187/209
Chinatown
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Crime types

Violent crimes (52)
Property crimes (163)

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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