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Fairfax

Latest complete week Jan. 12–Jan. 18

3 violent
crimes
19 property
crimes
16.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 12 and Jan. 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 3.8 violent crimes and 19.6 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 16.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Hollywood, Hancock Park, Mid-Wilshire and Beverly Grove.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 13,360 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
7200 block of Melrose Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m.
700 block of North La Brea Avenue Burglary Jan. 18, 7 p.m.
7500 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Jan. 18, 5:50 p.m.
7600 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Jan. 17, 1:40 p.m.
7600 block of Melrose Avenue Burglary Jan. 17, 9:30 a.m.
900 block of North Poinsettia Place Aggravated assault Jan. 16, 7:50 p.m.
7400 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Jan. 15, 7:45 p.m.
800 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft Jan. 15, 1 p.m.
400 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft Jan. 15, 9:30 a.m.
100 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft Jan. 14, 6:50 p.m.
300 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Jan. 14, 3:10 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Robbery Jan. 14, 2:05 p.m.
6000 block of West 3rd Street Robbery Jan. 14, 1:24 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Jan. 14, 10:45 a.m.
Fairfax Boulevard and Rosewood Avenue Theft Jan. 13, 7:15 p.m.
500 block of North Spaulding Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 13, 6:30 p.m.
6200 block of West 3rd Street Grand theft auto Jan. 13, 6 p.m.
700 block of North Poinsettia Place (Deleted) Theft from vehicle Jan. 13, 5:45 p.m.
Melrose Avenue and Alta Vista Street Grand theft auto Jan. 13, 5:30 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Jan. 13, 5:15 p.m.
500 block of North Spaulding Avenue Burglary Jan. 13, 3 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Jan. 12, 4 p.m.

Six-month summary

99 violent
crimes
540 property
crimes
478.3 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 21/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 2/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (99)
Property crimes (540)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Fairfax is covered by one police jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Wilshire L.A.P.D. 4861 Venice Blvd. 213-473-0476

Fairfax

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Central L.A. region of Los Angeles County.
This neighborhood includes Unincorporated Fairfax in its area and statistics.
The neighboring communities are Beverly Grove, Hancock Park, Hollywood, Mid-Wilshire and West Hollywood.
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Fairfax is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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