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Echo Park

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Latest complete week Feb. 15–Feb. 21

6 violent
crimes
16 property
crimes
5.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Feb. 15 and Feb. 21, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Echo Park averaged 3.0 violent crimes and 18.3 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Elysian Valley, Westlake and Chinatown and lower than Glassell Park, 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
1500 block of West Temple Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 21, 10 p.m.
1200 block of Colton Street Theft Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m.
Clinton Avenue and Belmont Robbery Feb. 21, 5:50 p.m.
2200 block of West Sunset Boulevard Theft Feb. 21, 5:23 p.m.
Douglas Street and Allison Theft from vehicle Feb. 21, 3 p.m.
Academy and Morton Theft from vehicle Feb. 21, 9:10 a.m.
Sunset and Echo Park Robbery Feb. 21, 1:45 a.m.
1300 block of West Temple Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 19, 7 p.m.
1400 block of Colton Street Theft Feb. 19, 12:30 p.m.
Echo Park and Sunset Aggravated assault Feb. 19, 1:30 a.m.
Echo Park Avenue and Sunset Boulevard Aggravated assault Feb. 19, 1 a.m.
200 block of North Boylston Street Theft Feb. 18, 2 p.m.
Academy Road and Stadium Way Theft from vehicle Feb. 18, 7:30 a.m.
700 block of North Rampart Boulevard Theft from vehicle Feb. 18, 7:30 a.m.
2100 block of Avon Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 18, 1 a.m.
Edgeware Road and Boston Theft from vehicle Feb. 17, 8 a.m.
100 block of North Toluca Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 16, 10 p.m.
1600 block of Bellevue Avenue Burglary Feb. 16, 7 a.m.
Sunset Boulevard and Beaudry Robbery Feb. 15, 9:30 p.m.
100 block of Glendale Boulevard Grand theft auto Feb. 15, 2:30 p.m.
300 block of Douglas Street Homicide Feb. 15, 8:28 a.m.
1600 block of North Alvarado Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 15, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

79 violent
crimes
412 property
crimes
112.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 82/209
Echo Park
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Property crimes: 111/209
Echo Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (79)
Property crimes (412)

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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