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Latest complete week July 19–July 25

2 violent
6 property
6.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between July 19 and July 25, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 1.6 violent crimes and 9.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Hancock Park and Mid-Wilshire and lower than Hollywood 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 from vehicle July 25, 6 p.m.
600 block of North Stanley Avenue Theft from vehicle July 24, 5 p.m.
Alta Vista and Melrose Theft from vehicle July 23, 3 p.m.
Waring Avenue and Fairfax Aggravated assault July 23, 12:50 p.m.
7300 block of Clinton Street Theft from vehicle July 22, 7:40 p.m.
7200 block of Melrose Avenue Theft July 22, 12:45 p.m.
6100 block of West 3rd Street Robbery July 21, 4:32 p.m.
7200 block of Melrose Avenue Theft July 21, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

40 violent
282 property
241.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 38/209
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Property crimes: 11/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (40)
Property crimes (282)

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


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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