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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week Oct. 30–Nov. 5

1 violent
crime
9 property
crimes
3.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 30 and Nov. 5, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 2.6 violent crimes and 10.4 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone five consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 3.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda and Encino and lower than Van Nuys, Northridge and North Hills.
  • 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
Vanowen and Hayvenhurst Grand theft auto Nov. 5, noon
8200 block of Louise Avenue Grand theft auto Nov. 4, 12:35 a.m.
16900 block of Hartland Street Burglary Nov. 3, 10 p.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft Nov. 3, 9 a.m.
17000 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft Nov. 2, 8:40 p.m.
16700 block of Saticoy Street Theft from vehicle Nov. 2, 5 p.m.
17000 block of Burton Street Burglary Nov. 2, 11:30 a.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Robbery Oct. 31, 6:57 p.m.
7300 block of Balboa Boulevard Theft from vehicle Oct. 30, 10 p.m.
7300 block of Balboa Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 30, 7 p.m.

Six-month summary

81 violent
crimes
303 property
crimes
146.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, April 9, 2018 to Oct. 7, 2018
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 146.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda, North Hills and Encino and lower than Van Nuys and Northridge.
  • 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: 57/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 68/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (81)
Property crimes (303)

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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