Mapping LA Neighborhoods
    MAPPING L.A. > Central L.A.


    Latest complete week April 12–April 18

    1 violent
    8 property
    6.7 crimes
    per 10,000 people
    • In the seven days between April 12 and April 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
    • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 1.3 violent crimes and 11.3 property crimes per week.
    • The neighborhood has gone six consecutive days without a violent crime report.
    • This week's rate of 6.7 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
    500 block of North Spaulding Avenue Burglary April 17, 10:20 p.m.
    Willoughby Avenue and Poinsettia Street Theft April 17, 11 a.m.
    500 block of North Sierra Bonita Avenue Theft from vehicle April 16, 10:30 p.m.
    7200 block of Melrose Avenue Theft April 15, 1:30 p.m.
    6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft April 15, noon
    200 block of South La Brea Avenue Burglary April 14, 3:40 a.m.
    100 block of The Grove Drive Theft April 13, 6 p.m.
    100 block of South Fairfax Avenue Theft April 12, 7:57 p.m.
    6000 block of West 3rd Street Aggravated assault April 12, 6:15 p.m.

    Six-month summary

    31 violent
    331 property
    271.0 crimes
    per 10,000 people

    Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

    Violent crimes: 47/209
    Click to see the complete ranking
    Property crimes: 7/209
    Click to see the complete ranking

    Crime types

    Violent crimes (31)
    Property crimes (331)

    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.
    Find Your Neighborhood

    Search by address

    Select a neighborhood

    Select a region

    Select a ranking

    About This Project
    Fairfax is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
    About The Data Desk

    This page was created by the Data Desk, a team of reporters and Web developers in downtown L.A.