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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week Jan. 29–Feb. 4

1 violent
crime
9 property
crimes
3.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 29 and Feb. 4, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.6 violent crimes and 8.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 3.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda, Northridge and Encino and lower than Van Nuys 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
Gerald Avenue and Haynes Street (Deleted) Theft Feb. 4, 10 p.m.
6700 block of Odessa Avenue Theft Feb. 4, 11:45 a.m.
17400 block of Victory Boulevard Theft Feb. 4, 10 a.m.
17000 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft from vehicle Feb. 4, 1:30 a.m.
17400 block of Runnymede Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 2, 10 p.m.
17200 block of Saticoy Street Robbery Feb. 2, 5:10 p.m.
7500 block of White Oak Avenue Grand theft auto Feb. 1, 10 p.m.
16500 block of Sherman Way (Deleted) Theft Feb. 1, 9:05 p.m.
Roscoe Boulevard and White Oak Avenue Theft Jan. 30, 6:21 p.m.
7000 block of Petit Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 30, 4 a.m.
17500 block of Strathern Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 29, 7 p.m.

Six-month summary

67 violent
crimes
270 property
crimes
128.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, July 9, 2018 to Jan. 6, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 128.6 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: 56/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 75/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (67)
Property crimes (270)

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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