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Latest complete week Jan. 3–Jan. 9

7 violent
crimes
12 property
crimes
2.4 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 3 and Jan. 9, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 3.7 violent crimes and 18.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.4 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Pacoima and Lake View Terrace and lower than Mission Hills and Granada Hills.
  • 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
13700 block of Sproule Avenue Aggravated assault Jan. 9, 6:49 p.m.
13400 block of Hubbard Street Grand theft auto Jan. 9, 6 p.m.
12600 block of Glenoaks Boulevard Grand theft auto Jan. 9, 4 p.m.
14200 block of Tyler Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 8, 8:30 p.m.
15000 block of Olive View Drive Theft Jan. 8, 11:05 a.m.
13300 block of Raven Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 7, 11 p.m.
13800 block of Foothill Boulevard Robbery Jan. 7, 4:30 p.m.
14600 block of Tyler Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 7, 8 a.m.
16600 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 6, 8:30 p.m.
14000 block of Balboa Boulevard Grand theft auto Jan. 6, 6:30 p.m.
12900 block of Foothill Boulevard Aggravated assault Jan. 6, 10:30 a.m.
13200 block of Tripoli Avenue Burglary Jan. 5, 7 p.m.
13900 block of Nurmi Street Burglary Jan. 5, 4 p.m.
13500 block of Fenton Avenue Aggravated assault Jan. 5, 2:20 p.m.
Cometa and Maclay Theft from vehicle Jan. 5, 12:30 a.m.
Polk and Dronfield Aggravated assault Jan. 4, 9 p.m.
14200 block of Tyler Street Aggravated assault Jan. 4, 5:20 p.m.
12500 block of San Fernando Road Aggravated assault Jan. 4, 3:30 p.m.
14500 block of Olive View Drive Theft from vehicle Jan. 3, 6 p.m.

Six-month summary

112 violent
crimes
513 property
crimes
78.5 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 99/209
Sylmar
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Property crimes: 124/209
Sylmar
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Crime types

Violent crimes (112)
Property crimes (513)

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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Sylmar is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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