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    Echo Park

    Latest complete week April 12–April 18

    0 violent
    crimes
    7 property
    crimes
    1.6 crimes
    per 10,000 people
    • In the seven days between April 12 and April 18, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports were about average.
    • Over the last three months, Echo Park averaged 2.4 violent crimes and 11.8 property crimes per week.
    • The neighborhood has gone 10 consecutive days without a violent crime report.
    • This week's rate of 1.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Elysian Valley and lower than Westlake, Glassell Park, Chinatown, Elysian Park, Downtown and Silver Lake.
    • A 2008 population estimate of 43,832 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
    Location Crime Date and time
    1400 block of Echo Park Avenue Theft April 17, 7 p.m.
    Academy and Elysian Park Theft from vehicle April 17, 5:30 p.m.
    1300 block of Portia Street Theft April 17, 2:30 a.m.
    1500 block of Lemoyne Street Burglary April 16, 10 a.m.
    700 block of North Alvarado Street Grand theft auto April 14, 5:30 p.m.
    400 block of North Bixel Street Theft April 14, 1:30 p.m.
    1000 block of North Alvarado Street Grand theft auto April 13, 1:30 a.m.
    Sunset Boulevard and Echo Park Avenue (Deleted) Grand theft auto April 12, 1 p.m.

    Six-month summary

    55 violent
    crimes
    322 property
    crimes
    86.0 crimes
    per 10,000 people

    Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

    Violent crimes: 103/209
    Echo Park
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    Property crimes: 139/209
    Echo Park
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    Crime types

    Violent crimes (55)
    Property crimes (322)

    Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

    • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
    — 500 — 0

    Weekly totals

    • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

    Police agency

    • Echo Park is covered by three police jurisdictions.
    Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
    Central L.A.P.D. 251 E. 6th St. 213-485-3294
    Northeast L.A.P.D. 3353 San Fernando Rd. 213-485-2563
    Rampart L.A.P.D. 1401 W. 6th St. 213-484-3400

    Echo Park

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