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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week June 8–June 14

1 violent
crime
10 property
crimes
4.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between June 8 and June 14, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.9 violent crimes and 9.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.2 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby North Hills and Encino and lower than Reseda, 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.
Location Crime Date and time
7500 block of Amestoy Avenue Theft from vehicle June 14, 10:30 p.m.
16600 block of Covello Street Theft from vehicle June 14, 9:30 p.m.
7000 block of De Celis Place Theft from vehicle June 14, 7 p.m.
16800 block of Victory Boulevard Aggravated assault June 13, 10:20 p.m.
6700 block of Balboa Boulevard Theft June 13, 6:10 a.m.
Louise Avenue and Sherman Way Theft June 11, 6 p.m.
17200 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft from vehicle June 11, 7:10 a.m.
7100 block of White Oak Avenue Theft June 10, 10 a.m.
7300 block of White Oak Avenue Burglary June 10, 8 a.m.
7500 block of White Oak Avenue Burglary June 10, 2:30 a.m.
16500 block of Vanowen Street Theft from vehicle June 8, 5:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

46 violent
crimes
254 property
crimes
114.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Nov. 12, 2018 to May 12, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 114.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda and North Hills and lower than 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.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 68/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 79/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (46)
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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