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Latest complete week Nov. 4–Nov. 10

4 violent
crimes
11 property
crimes
5.7 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Nov. 4 and Nov. 10, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 2.0 violent crimes and 9.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.7 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
17200 block of Vanowen Street Robbery Nov. 10, 11:46 p.m.
16900 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft Nov. 10, 9:10 p.m.
7300 block of Anatola Avenue Theft from vehicle Nov. 10, 9 p.m.
7000 block of Hayvenhurst Avenue Theft from vehicle Nov. 10, 4:04 a.m.
7200 block of Shoshone Avenue Burglary Nov. 9, 9:30 p.m.
Welby and Louise avenues Robbery Nov. 9, 12:30 p.m.
17000 block of Haynes Street Theft Nov. 9, 8:30 a.m.
16900 block of Roscoe Boulevard Burglary Nov. 8, 4 p.m.
6700 block of Odessa Avenue Theft Nov. 6, 5 p.m.
7400 block of Shoshone Avenue Burglary Nov. 6, 5 p.m.
16800 block of Victory Boulevard Theft Nov. 6, 7:30 a.m.
Balboa and Victory boulevards Theft Nov. 5, 3:30 p.m.
Victory and Odessa Grand theft auto Nov. 4, 11:45 p.m.
6400 block of Whitaker Avenue Aggravated assault Nov. 4, 4:30 p.m.
Hayvenhurst Street and Victory Boulevard Robbery Nov. 4, 12:05 a.m.

Six-month summary

50 violent
crimes
267 property
crimes
121.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, April 10, 2017 to Oct. 8, 2017
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 121.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Reseda and lower than 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.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 97/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 114/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (50)
Property crimes (267)

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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