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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week Aug. 6–Aug. 12

1 violent
crime
4 property
crimes
1.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 6 and Aug. 12, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.9 violent crimes and 9.4 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 1.9 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.
Location Crime Date and time
16500 block of Sherman Way Theft Aug. 11, 5:15 p.m.
17100 block of Saticoy Street Aggravated assault Aug. 11, 2:10 p.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft Aug. 8, 10:45 p.m.
6800 block of Balboa Boulevard Theft Aug. 8, 4:30 p.m.
16900 block of Enadia Way Burglary Aug. 8, 8 a.m.

Six-month summary

45 violent
crimes
276 property
crimes
122.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Jan. 9, 2017 to July 9, 2017
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 122.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda and lower than 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: 106/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 108/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (45)
Property crimes (276)

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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About This Project
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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