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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week Nov. 20–Nov. 26

0 violent
crimes
2 property
crimes
0.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Nov. 20 and Nov. 26, both violent and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 2.1 violent crimes and 13.0 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone 12 consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 0.8 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
6700 block of Hayvenhurst Avenue Theft from vehicle Nov. 24, 6 p.m.
7100 block of White Oak Avenue Grand theft auto Nov. 22, 6 p.m.
6700 block of Forbes Avenue Theft from vehicle Nov. 21, 10 p.m.
17400 block of Wyandotte Street Theft Nov. 21, 2:29 p.m.
17100 block of Vanowen Street Aggravated assault Nov. 21, 12:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

54 violent
crimes
288 property
crimes
130.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, April 29, 2019 to Oct. 27, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 130.6 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: 65/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 62/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (54)
Property crimes (288)

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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