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Latest complete week March 29–April 4

0 violent
crimes
21 property
crimes
15.7 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 29 and April 4, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 2.5 violent crimes and 14.8 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone eight consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 15.7 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
400 block of North Sierra Bonita Avenue Grand theft auto April 4, 8 p.m.
7400 block of Melrose Avenue Theft April 4, 5:45 p.m.
7800 block of Melrose Avenue Theft April 4, 12:30 p.m.
7800 block of Melrose Avenue Theft April 4, 8:30 a.m.
7800 block of Melrose Avenue Theft April 4, 8 a.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft April 3, 8:30 p.m.
800 block of North Orange Grove Avenue (Deleted) Theft from vehicle April 3, 6 p.m.
7300 block of Willoughby Avenue Theft from vehicle April 3, 9:30 a.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft April 2, 1:30 p.m.
Vista Street and Melrose Avenue Theft April 2, 1 a.m.
200 block of South Alta Vista Boulevard Burglary April 1, 6:15 p.m.
1st Street and Fairfax Avenue Theft April 1, 4:30 p.m.
100 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle March 31, 10:20 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft March 31, 7:50 p.m.
Melrose and Stanley avenues Theft March 31, 5 p.m.
Melrose and Spalding Grand theft auto March 31, 4:15 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft March 30, 2 p.m.
400 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft March 30, noon
Melrose and Poinsettia Theft from vehicle March 30, noon
700 block of North Orange Grove Avenue Grand theft auto March 29, 10:30 p.m.
400 block of North Genesee Avenue Theft March 29, 6:30 p.m.
5900 block of West 3rd Street Burglary March 29, 6 p.m.

Six-month summary

57 violent
crimes
351 property
crimes
305.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 35/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 8/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (57)
Property crimes (351)

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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