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Fairfax

Latest complete week Aug. 8–Aug. 14

2 violent
crimes
17 property
crimes
14.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 8 and Aug. 14, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 4.1 violent crimes and 21.2 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone five consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 14.2 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
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 14, 10 p.m.
300 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 8 p.m.
700 block of North Poinsettia Place Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 2 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 11 a.m.
La Brea and Clinton Theft from vehicle Aug. 13, 9:45 p.m.
Melrose and Fairfax Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 6 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 11:15 a.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m.
200 block of South La Brea Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 11, 10:30 a.m.
7400 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Aug. 11, 12:01 a.m.
100 block of South Fairfax Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 10, 10:30 p.m.
500 block of North Detroit Street Burglary Aug. 10, 10:20 a.m.
6000 block of West 3rd Street Burglary Aug. 10, 2:28 a.m.
700 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft Aug. 9, 6:10 p.m.
La Brea Avenue and Beverly Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 9, 3:40 p.m.
7100 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 11:30 a.m.
La Brea and Willoughby Aggravated assault Aug. 9, 2:45 a.m.
La Brea and Willoughby Aggravated assault Aug. 9, 2:45 a.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 8, 11:05 a.m.
100 block of South Poinsettia Place Theft from vehicle Aug. 8, 2:20 a.m.

Six-month summary

82 violent
crimes
534 property
crimes
461.1 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 20/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 1/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (82)
Property crimes (534)

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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