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Sylmar

Latest complete week Aug. 7–Aug. 13

3 violent
crimes
14 property
crimes
2.1 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 5.8 violent crimes and 24.0 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.1 crimes per 10,000 people is lower 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
15000 block of Bledsoe Street Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 1:30 p.m.
Astoria and Simshaw Theft Aug. 13, noon
Balboa and Nicklaus Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 10 a.m.
12700 block of San Fernando Road Burglary Aug. 13, 9 a.m.
15000 block of Oro Grande Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 10:30 p.m.
13700 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft Aug. 12, 4 p.m.
12700 block of Glenoaks Boulevard Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 2 p.m.
15200 block of Lakeside Street Grand theft auto Aug. 10, 10 p.m.
13700 block of Foothill Boulevard Robbery Aug. 10, 7:30 p.m.
13300 block of Gladstone Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 9, 5 p.m.
14300 block of Foothill Boulevard Burglary Aug. 9, 1:30 p.m.
14700 block of Lakeside Street Aggravated assault Aug. 9, noon
14300 block of Foothill Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 9, 9:30 a.m.
13300 block of Gridley Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 12:05 a.m.
12300 block of Ralston Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 9, 12:01 a.m.
14000 block of Sayre Street Burglary Aug. 8, 8:25 a.m.
14700 block of Cobalt Street Aggravated assault Aug. 7, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

150 violent
crimes
719 property
crimes
109.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 93/209
Sylmar
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Property crimes: 136/209
Sylmar
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Crime types

Violent crimes (150)
Property crimes (719)

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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