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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week Dec. 12–Dec. 18

1 violent
crime
10 property
crimes
4.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.9 violent crimes and 10.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.2 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby North Hills and lower than Reseda, Van Nuys, Northridge and Encino.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 26,195 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
17600 block of Kittridge Street Grand theft auto Dec. 17, 11:55 p.m.
17100 block of Lorne Street Aggravated assault Dec. 17, 5:55 p.m.
7200 block of Balboa Boulevard Theft from vehicle Dec. 17, 3:15 p.m.
Victory Boulevard and Balboa Grand theft auto Dec. 16, noon
7300 block of Shoshone Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m.
6900 block of Balboa Boulevard Theft from vehicle Dec. 15, 7 p.m.
17400 block of Saticoy Street Burglary Dec. 15, 10 a.m.
16900 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft Dec. 15, 5:28 a.m.
6500 block of Forbes Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 13, 11:30 p.m.
7600 block of White Oak Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m.
7300 block of Balboa Boulevard Burglary Dec. 12, 9 a.m.

Six-month summary

56 violent
crimes
254 property
crimes
118.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, May 22, 2017 to Nov. 19, 2017
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 118.3 crimes per 10,000 people is lower than in nearby Reseda, Van Nuys, Northridge, North Hills and Encino.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 26,195 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 91/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 122/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (56)
Property crimes (254)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Lake Balboa is covered by one police jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
West Valley L.A.P.D. 19020 Vanowen St. 818-374-7611

Lake Balboa

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County.
The neighboring communities are Encino, North Hills, Northridge, Reseda, Sepulveda Basin and Van Nuys.
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Lake Balboa is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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