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Harvard Heights

Latest complete week July 26–Aug. 1

3 violent
6 property
4.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between July 26 and Aug. 1, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Harvard Heights averaged 3.5 violent crimes and 8.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Arlington Heights and Pico-Union and lower than Jefferson Park, Koreatown and Adams-Normandie.
  • 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
1100 block of South Oxford Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 1, 10:45 p.m.
2200 block of West Washington Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 1, 10 p.m.
1600 block of South Western Avenue Robbery Aug. 1, 5:45 p.m.
2900 block of West 15th Street Burglary July 31, 4:30 p.m.
2100 block of Venice Boulevard Theft from vehicle July 31, 4:30 a.m.
1400 block of South Hobart Boulevard Burglary July 30, 6:30 p.m.
2300 block of West 18th Street Grand theft auto July 30, 10:30 a.m.
3200 block of West Olympic Boulevard Aggravated assault July 30, 8:10 a.m.
Pico and Harvard Theft July 29, 11 p.m.
3200 block of West Pico Boulevard Grand theft auto July 28, 2 p.m.
1900 block of La Salle Avenue Grand theft auto July 27, 7:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

84 violent
249 property
164.9 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 32/209
Harvard Heights
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Property crimes: 59/209
Harvard Heights
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Crime types

Violent crimes (84)
Property crimes (249)

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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