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Harvard Heights

Latest complete week May 14–May 20

3 violent
crimes
11 property
crimes
6.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between May 14 and May 20, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Harvard Heights averaged 4.2 violent crimes and 12.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.9 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Jefferson Park, Arlington Heights, Koreatown and Adams-Normandie and lower than 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
1600 block of South Western Avenue Theft May 20, 7 p.m.
1600 block of South Western Avenue Theft May 20, 7 p.m.
Gramercy Place and Olympic Theft May 20, 9 a.m.
1500 block of South Western Avenue Robbery May 20, 3:40 a.m.
1500 block of South Western Avenue (Deleted) Robbery May 20, 3:40 a.m.
2700 block of West 15th Street Grand theft auto May 19, 4:30 p.m.
1500 block of South Manhattan Place Theft May 17, 10:30 p.m.
1500 block of South Western Avenue Theft May 17, 10 p.m.
1100 block of South Oxford Avenue Theft from vehicle May 17, 6 p.m.
3100 block of West Pico Boulevard Theft May 17, 5 p.m.
Normandie and 20th Theft from vehicle May 16, 6 p.m.
1700 block of South Normandie Avenue Theft May 15, 12:30 a.m.
3000 block of Harrington Avenue Aggravated assault May 14, 10 p.m.
1800 block of South Western Avenue Theft May 14, 4:30 p.m.
3000 block of Harrington Avenue Theft from vehicle May 14, 4 p.m.

Six-month summary

93 violent
crimes
295 property
crimes
192.1 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 32/209
Harvard Heights
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Property crimes: 60/209
Harvard Heights
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Crime types

Violent crimes (93)
Property crimes (295)

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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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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