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Latest complete week March 11–March 17

6 violent
6 property
9.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 11 and March 17, violent crime reports rose and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 1.9 violent crimes and 14.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 9.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Hollywood, Hancock Park and Mid-Wilshire and lower than 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
Beverly Boulevard and Ogden Avenue Robbery March 17, 9:05 p.m.
2nd Street and La Brea Avenue Theft March 17, 9 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft March 17, 4:15 p.m.
Melrose and Genesee avenues Robbery March 16, 12:05 p.m.
Rosewood and Fairfax Robbery March 15, 1:15 a.m.
7300 block of Waring Avenue Robbery March 14, 8:10 p.m.
7300 block of Melrose Avenue (Deleted) Grand theft auto March 14, 1 a.m.
7100 block of Melrose Avenue Theft from vehicle March 13, 10 a.m.
3rd Street and Fairfax Avenue Aggravated assault March 12, 6 p.m.
600 block of North Fairfax Avenue Theft from vehicle March 11, 9 p.m.
7000 block of Melrose Avenue Theft from vehicle March 11, 8:15 p.m.
100 block of North Formosa Avenue Theft from vehicle March 11, 2:30 p.m.
Melrose and Spaulding Robbery March 11, 9:05 a.m.

Six-month summary

40 violent
328 property
275.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 44/209
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Property crimes: 8/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (40)
Property crimes (328)

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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