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Latest complete week Aug. 18–Aug. 24

1 violent
9 property
7.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 18 and Aug. 24, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Fairfax averaged 2.1 violent crimes and 8.7 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone six consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 7.5 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
7300 block of Clinton Street Grand theft auto Aug. 23, 5 p.m.
100 block of The Grove Drive Theft Aug. 21, 8 p.m.
Fairfax and Rosewood Theft from vehicle Aug. 21, 4 p.m.
Fairfax Avenue and Beverly Boulevard Theft Aug. 21, 11 a.m.
500 block of North Genesee Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 20, 5:30 p.m.
6300 block of West 3rd Street Theft Aug. 20, 5:15 p.m.
100 block of South La Brea Avenue Theft Aug. 20, 1:30 p.m.
7700 block of Melrose Avenue Robbery Aug. 18, 7 p.m.
7600 block of Melrose Avenue Theft Aug. 18, 2 p.m.
Beverly and Detroit Theft Aug. 18, 6 a.m.

Six-month summary

41 violent
270 property
232.8 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 (41)
Property crimes (270)

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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