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Latest complete week Oct. 13–Oct. 19

4 violent
11 property
11.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 13 and Oct. 19, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 1.8 violent crimes and 11.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 11.2 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
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Oct. 19, 5:30 p.m.
3rd Street and La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle Oct. 19, 5 p.m.
3rd Street and Gilmore Lane Aggravated assault Oct. 19, 4:20 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 18, 8 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Oct. 18, 7 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Oct. 18, 4:49 p.m.
Stanley and Melrose Robbery Oct. 17, 11:25 p.m.
7600 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Oct. 16, 4 p.m.
7200 block of Melrose Avenue Robbery Oct. 16, 11:10 a.m.
100 block of South Gardner Street Burglary Oct. 15, 5:40 p.m.
100 block of North Detroit Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 15, 3 p.m.
600 block of North Spaulding Avenue Robbery Oct. 14, 11:25 a.m.
Clinton Street and Vista Boulevard Theft from vehicle Oct. 13, 7 p.m.
Melrose Avenue and La Brea Boulevard Theft Oct. 13, 5 p.m.
7600 block of Beverly Boulevard Burglary Oct. 13, 12:01 a.m.

Six-month summary

48 violent
275 property
241.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 32/209
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Property crimes: 12/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (48)
Property crimes (275)

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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