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Sylmar

Latest complete week Aug. 7–Aug. 13

7 violent
crimes
24 property
crimes
3.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13, violent crime reports rose and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 3.9 violent crimes and 20.4 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 3.9 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Mission Hills, Granada Hills, Pacoima and Lake View Terrace.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 79,614 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
12400 block of San Fernando Road Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 9 p.m.
13900 block of Foothill Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Foothill and Astoria Aggravated assault Aug. 13, 6 p.m.
13200 block of Maclay Street Robbery Aug. 13, 3 a.m.
12300 block of Woodcock Avenue Theft Aug. 12, 10 p.m.
13700 block of Foothill Boulevard Robbery Aug. 12, 9:25 p.m.
13500 block of Herron Street Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 9 p.m.
13600 block of Chivers Avenue Robbery Aug. 12, 8:45 p.m.
14100 block of Polk Street Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 7 p.m.
Foothill and Polk Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 6 p.m.
14700 block of Bleeker Street Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 3 p.m.
13200 block of Cranston Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 7:30 a.m.
13700 block of Gladstone Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 3 a.m.
16600 block of Foothill Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 11, 9:45 p.m.
14000 block of Herron Street Homicide Aug. 11, 8:28 p.m.
14000 block of Herron Street Aggravated assault Aug. 11, 8:25 p.m.
Wheeler and Tyler streets Robbery Aug. 11, 7:20 p.m.
15100 block of Bledsoe Street Theft Aug. 11, 12:05 p.m.
14000 block of Astoria Street Burglary Aug. 11, 4:35 a.m.
13800 block of Polk Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 9:30 p.m.
Frank Modugno and Hubbard streets Grand theft auto Aug. 9, 8 p.m.
Polk and Fenton Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 7:45 p.m.
Arroyo and Foothill Theft Aug. 9, 2:40 p.m.
13800 block of Sayre Street (Deleted) Theft Aug. 9, 2 p.m.
13200 block of Gladstone Avenue Theft Aug. 9, 10:14 a.m.
13300 block of Beaver Street Grand theft auto Aug. 9, 3 a.m.
12900 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft Aug. 8, 10:50 a.m.
14200 block of Tyler Street Theft Aug. 8, 5:45 a.m.
13400 block of Borden Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 8, 12:45 a.m.
13900 block of Polk Street Burglary Aug. 7, 7 p.m.
14200 block of Foothill Boulevard Burglary Aug. 7, 4 p.m.

Six-month summary

85 violent
crimes
620 property
crimes
88.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 138/209
Sylmar
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Property crimes: 130/209
Sylmar
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Crime types

Violent crimes (85)
Property crimes (620)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Sylmar is covered by three police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Devonshire L.A.P.D. 10250 Etiwanda Ave. 818-832-0633
Foothill L.A.P.D. 12760 Osborne St. 818-756-8861
Mission L.A.P.D. 11121 N. Sepulveda Blvd. 818-838-9800

Sylmar

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County.
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