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Lakewood

Latest complete week July 21–July 27

  • Crime reports provided by the L.A. County Sheriff lag behind events, in some cases for a few weeks. Sheriff's officials have said clerical staff shortages delay the processing of addresses needed to map crimes. Because of the delay, The Times’ Crime L.A. database does not provide short-term analysis or alerts about recent rises in crimes for areas patrolled by the sheriff.
  • Below is a list of crimes reported for Lakewood in the latest seven days. Keep in mind that the number of crimes reported for this time period may increase over the coming weeks as the Sheriff provides additional data.
Location Crime Date and time
5600 block of Woodruff Avenue Theft July 27, 4 p.m.
12000 block of 207th Street Theft July 26, 1:07 a.m.
4200 block of Candlewood Street Theft July 22, 10:40 p.m.
5300 block of Lakewood Boulevard Theft July 22, 4:15 p.m.
21200 block of Pioneer Boulevard Grand theft auto July 22, 11:20 a.m.
4200 block of Candlewood Street Theft from vehicle July 21, 8 p.m.

Six-month summary

32 violent
crimes
214 property
crimes
31.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Dec. 24, 2018 to June 23, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 31.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Hawaiian Gardens and lower than Bellflower and Cerritos.
  • The 2000 population count of 79,412 from the U.S. Census is used to calculate per-capita totals.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 150/209
Lakewood
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Property crimes: 146/209
Lakewood
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Crime types

Violent crimes (32)
Property crimes (214)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Lakewood is covered by two police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Cerritos Sheriff 18135 Bloomfield Ave. 562-860-0044
Lakewood Sheriff 5130 N. Clark Ave. 562-623-3500

Lakewood

is a city in the Harbor region of Los Angeles County.
This neighborhood includes Unincorporated Lakewood-East in its area and statistics.
The neighboring communities are Bellflower, Cerritos, Hawaiian Gardens, Long Beach and Signal Hill.
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Lakewood is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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