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Fairfax

Latest complete week Dec. 12–Dec. 18

7 violent
crimes
19 property
crimes
19.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18, violent crime reports rose and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 4.1 violent crimes and 20.4 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 19.5 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
300 block of North Curson Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 18, 10 p.m.
400 block of North Fairfax Avenue Burglary Dec. 18, 8:40 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Robbery Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m.
500 block of North Genesee Avenue Rape Dec. 17, 4:30 a.m.
Martel and Beverly Boulevard Robbery Dec. 17, 12:30 a.m.
Oakwood Drive and Sierra Bonita Avenue Robbery Dec. 16, 11:20 p.m.
300 block of North Sierra Bonita Avenue Theft Dec. 16, 7 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Dec. 16, 2:50 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Dec. 16, 1 p.m.
100 block of South Gardner Street Burglary Dec. 16, 11 a.m.
700 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 15, 10 p.m.
100 block of South La Brea Avenue Theft Dec. 15, 4:40 p.m.
100 block of North Vista Street Theft Dec. 15, 12:35 p.m.
100 block of North Poinsettia Place Theft Dec. 15, 12:30 p.m.
100 block of South Poinsettia Place Theft Dec. 15, 11:55 a.m.
Waring Avenue and Detroit Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 10 p.m.
Melrose Avenue and Detroit Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 9:30 p.m.
100 block of South La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 9 p.m.
La Brea Avenue and 1st Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 8 p.m.
100 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 7:55 p.m.
100 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 7:45 p.m.
7800 block of Melrose Avenue Aggravated assault Dec. 14, 4 p.m.
800 block of North La Brea Avenue Theft Dec. 14, 10:15 a.m.
Martel Avenue and Romaine Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 3 a.m.
Fairfax and 3rd Aggravated assault Dec. 13, 10:15 p.m.
Melrose and Genesee avenues Robbery Dec. 12, 10:15 p.m.
7100 block of Melrose Avenue Robbery Dec. 12, 5:30 p.m.
7600 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m.

Six-month summary

89 violent
crimes
520 property
crimes
455.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 21/209
Fairfax
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Property crimes: 4/209
Fairfax
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Crime types

Violent crimes (89)
Property crimes (520)

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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