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Fairfax

Latest complete week Aug. 7–Aug. 13

5 violent
crimes
13 property
crimes
13.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 3.5 violent crimes and 18.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 13.5 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
Detroit and Melrose Theft from vehicle Aug. 13, 11 a.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 6 p.m.
Fairfax and Melrose Robbery Aug. 12, 5:45 p.m.
Gardner and Rosewood (Deleted) Theft Aug. 12, 4:30 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 4:20 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 12, 1:30 p.m.
Fuller and 3rd Street Robbery Aug. 12, 6:45 a.m.
7500 block of Melrose Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 11, 11:45 p.m.
800 block of North Alta Vista Boulevard Burglary Aug. 11, 12:40 p.m.
Unknown and Unknown Aggravated assault Aug. 11, 12:01 a.m.
800 block of North Stanley Avenue Burglary Aug. 10, 3:30 p.m.
400 block of North Orange Grove Avenue Burglary Aug. 10, 7:30 a.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 2 p.m.
Ogden Drive and Willoughby Avenue Robbery Aug. 8, 10:04 p.m.
7400 block of Melrose Avenue Robbery Aug. 8, 5 p.m.
800 block of North Martel Avenue Theft Aug. 7, 10 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 7, 3:20 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Burglary Aug. 7, 5:10 a.m.

Six-month summary

78 violent
crimes
433 property
crimes
382.5 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 26/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 6/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (78)
Property crimes (433)

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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