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Latest complete week July 17–July 23

  • 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 Malibu 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
Paradise Cove Road and Pacific Coast Highway Theft from vehicle July 23, 5 p.m.
29300 block of Bluewater Road Grand theft auto July 20, 3 a.m.
23700 block of Malibu Road (Deleted) Theft July 17, 4:30 p.m.
3800 block of Cross Creek Road Theft July 17, 3:45 p.m.
23800 block of West Malibu Road Theft July 17, 6:22 a.m.
29400 block of Block Bluewater Road Theft from vehicle July 17, 4 a.m.

Six-month summary

14 violent
156 property
135.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Dec. 22, 2014 to June 21, 2015
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 135.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Topanga and Unincorporated Santa Monica Mountains.
  • The 2000 population count of 12,514 from the U.S. Census is used to calculate per-capita totals.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 137/209
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Property crimes: 65/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (14)
Property crimes (156)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Malibu is covered by one police jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Lost Hills/Malibu Sheriff 27050 Agoura Rd. 818-878-1808


is a city in the Santa Monica Mountains region of Los Angeles County.
The neighboring communities are Topanga and Unincorporated Santa Monica Mountains.
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