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Harvard Heights

Latest complete week Nov. 4–Nov. 10

3 violent
9 property
5.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Nov. 4 and Nov. 10, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Harvard Heights averaged 4.2 violent crimes and 12.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.9 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Jefferson Park, Arlington Heights and Adams-Normandie and lower than Koreatown and Pico-Union.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 20,194 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
Manhattan Place and 21st Street Homicide Nov. 10, 10 p.m.
1300 block of South Western Avenue Aggravated assault Nov. 10, 7:15 p.m.
1700 block of South Western Avenue Theft Nov. 9, 7:05 p.m.
1100 block of South Western Avenue Theft Nov. 8, 4:45 p.m.
Hobart and 15th streets Grand theft auto Nov. 8, 5:30 a.m.
1800 block of Roosevelt Avenue Grand theft auto Nov. 7, 7 p.m.
1600 block of South Gramercy Place Grand theft auto Nov. 6, 8:30 p.m.
2000 block of La Salle Avenue Theft from vehicle Nov. 6, 4:45 a.m.
1800 block of Westmoreland Boulevard Grand theft auto Nov. 5, 9:30 p.m.
Washington and Western Grand theft auto Nov. 5, 1 a.m.
Hobart and Olympic Theft from vehicle Nov. 5, 1 a.m.
Western and Pico Robbery Nov. 4, 10:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

114 violent
316 property
212.9 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 30/209
Harvard Heights
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Property crimes: 43/209
Harvard Heights
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Crime types

Violent crimes (114)
Property crimes (316)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Harvard Heights is covered by one police jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Olympic L.A.P.D. 1130 S. Vermont Ave. 213-382-9102

Harvard Heights

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Central L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains Country Club Park and Western Heights.
The neighboring communities are Adams-Normandie, Arlington Heights, Jefferson Park, Koreatown and Pico-Union.
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About This Project
Harvard Heights is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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