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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week June 12–June 18

1 violent
crime
11 property
crimes
4.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between June 12 and June 18, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.6 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 4.6 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
7000 block of Rubio Avenue Grand theft auto June 17, 5:30 p.m.
6500 block of White Oak Avenue Burglary June 17, 5 p.m.
6500 block of Ruffner Avenue Theft June 17, 2 p.m.
6700 block of Balboa Boulevard Burglary June 16, 7:30 p.m.
17200 block of Saticoy Street Theft June 15, 12:55 p.m.
6500 block of Whitaker Avenue Theft from vehicle June 14, 7:45 p.m.
17200 block of Willard Street Grand theft auto June 13, 10 p.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft June 13, 8:40 p.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Robbery June 13, 3:55 p.m.
17200 block of Saticoy Street Theft June 13, 2 p.m.
17200 block of Saticoy Street Theft June 13, 1:50 p.m.
6600 block of Hayvenhurst Avenue Burglary June 12, 6 p.m.

Six-month summary

39 violent
crimes
318 property
crimes
136.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Nov. 14, 2016 to May 14, 2017
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 136.3 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: 122/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 89/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (39)
Property crimes (318)

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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