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Sylmar

Latest complete week Sept. 12–Sept. 18

3 violent
crimes
13 property
crimes
2.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 12 and Sept. 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 5.5 violent crimes and 17.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Granada Hills and lower than Mission 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
14400 block of Olive View Drive Theft Sept. 17, 8 p.m.
Encinitas and Roxford Theft Sept. 17, 2:52 p.m.
13000 block of Telfair Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 15, 8 p.m.
13300 block of Fenton Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 14, 11 p.m.
13200 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft Sept. 14, 7:15 p.m.
14000 block of Astoria Street Aggravated assault Sept. 14, 3:15 p.m.
14500 block of Olive View Drive Aggravated assault Sept. 14, 8:30 a.m.
13400 block of Eldridge Avenue Theft Sept. 14, 7:40 a.m.
12200 block of Frank Modugno Drive Robbery Sept. 14, 7 a.m.
13400 block of Almetz Street Theft Sept. 14, 12:45 a.m.
13100 block of Telfair Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 14, 12:05 a.m.
13100 block of Telfair Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 14, 12:05 a.m.
15100 block of Monte Street Theft Sept. 13, 10 a.m.
15400 block of Cobalt Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 1:30 a.m.
13100 block of North Brand Boulevard Burglary Sept. 12, 8 p.m.
13400 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

Six-month summary

122 violent
crimes
461 property
crimes
73.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 81/209
Sylmar
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Property crimes: 114/209
Sylmar
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Crime types

Violent crimes (122)
Property crimes (461)

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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