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Montecito Heights

Latest complete week Dec. 12–Dec. 18

0 violent
5 property
2.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Montecito Heights averaged 0.8 violent crimes and 3.6 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone 16 consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 2.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Highland Park, Mount Washington and El Sereno and lower than Lincoln Heights and Cypress Park.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 18,152 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
5900 block of Arroyo Drive Theft from vehicle Dec. 18, 2:30 p.m.
3700 block of Lomitas Drive Theft from vehicle Dec. 18, 8 a.m.
4200 block of Mercury Avenue Theft Dec. 17, 2:08 p.m.
4700 block of Griffin Avenue Theft from vehicle Dec. 17, 9 a.m.
2800 block of Griffin Avenue Grand theft auto Dec. 12, 11 p.m.
200 block of Thorne Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 12, 12:01 a.m.

Six-month summary

30 violent
99 property
71.1 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 80/209
Montecito Heights
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Property crimes: 112/209
Montecito Heights
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Crime types

Violent crimes (30)
Property crimes (99)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Montecito Heights is covered by two police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Hollenbeck L.A.P.D. 2111 E. 1st St. 323-342-4100
Northeast L.A.P.D. 3353 San Fernando Rd. 213-485-2563

Montecito Heights

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Northeast L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains Hermon and Monterey Hills.
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Montecito Heights is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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