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Lake Balboa

Latest complete week March 12–March 18

1 violent
crime
11 property
crimes
4.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 12 and March 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Lake Balboa averaged 1.5 violent crimes and 11.7 property crimes per week.
  • 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
7800 block of Texhoma Avenue Theft from vehicle March 17, 4 p.m.
16500 block of Sherman Way Theft from vehicle March 17, 10:55 a.m.
17200 block of Saticoy Street Theft from vehicle March 15, 5 p.m.
16900 block of Sherman Way Burglary March 15, 11 a.m.
17400 block of Runnymede Street Rape March 14, 7 p.m.
6600 block of Balboa Boulevard Burglary March 14, 5 p.m.
16800 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft March 14, 2:40 p.m.
16900 block of Roscoe Boulevard Theft March 14, 4:15 a.m.
8200 block of Balboa Boulevard Burglary March 13, 8:30 p.m.
Victory and Balboa Theft March 13, 6:30 p.m.
16500 block of Victory Boulevard Theft from vehicle March 13, 7 a.m.
17000 block of Sherman Way Theft from vehicle March 12, 3 a.m.

Six-month summary

42 violent
crimes
337 property
crimes
144.7 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Aug. 15, 2016 to Feb. 12, 2017
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 144.7 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: 111/209
Lake Balboa
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Property crimes: 72/209
Lake Balboa
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Crime types

Violent crimes (42)
Property crimes (337)

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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