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Fairfax

Latest complete week Aug. 11–Aug. 17

0 violent
crimes
16 property
crimes
12.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 11 and Aug. 17, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 2.0 violent crimes and 15.1 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone 12 consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 12.0 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. 17, 8:10 p.m.
Melrose and Genesee avenues Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 3:18 p.m.
7700 block of Melrose Avenue (Deleted) Theft Aug. 17, 2:45 p.m.
La Brea and 2nd Street Theft Aug. 17, 2:30 p.m.
600 block of North Formosa Avenue Burglary Aug. 17, noon
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Aug. 15, 9 p.m.
Waring and La Brea Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 10 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 7:40 p.m.
7600 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Aug. 14, 4 p.m.
200 block of South La Brea Avenue Theft Aug. 14, 11:30 a.m.
500 block of North Gardner Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 13, 10 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 12, 10:15 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Aug. 12, 3:08 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Aug. 12, 5:55 a.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m.
500 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft Aug. 11, 10:50 a.m.
400 block of North Detroit Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 11, 9:50 a.m.

Six-month summary

58 violent
crimes
397 property
crimes
340.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 29/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 5/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (58)
Property crimes (397)

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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