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Sylmar

Latest complete week Aug. 11–Aug. 17

3 violent
crimes
17 property
crimes
2.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 11 and Aug. 17, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 4.3 violent crimes and 32.4 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.5 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
Polk and Borden Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 6 p.m.
14400 block of Olive View Drive Theft Aug. 17, 5 p.m.
Foothill and De Garmo Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 5:30 a.m.
Hubbard and Foothill Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 11:30 p.m.
13700 block of Hubbard Street Theft Aug. 15, 9:30 p.m.
13100 block of Dronfield Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 3 p.m.
14700 block of Rinaldi Street Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 2:15 p.m.
13700 block of Foothill Boulevard Robbery Aug. 14, 4:15 p.m.
15400 block of Cobalt Street Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 8 a.m.
12700 block of De Garmo Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 2:30 a.m.
12900 block of Dronfield Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 12:10 a.m.
12800 block of San Fernando Road Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 9:30 p.m.
14100 block of Herron Street Burglary Aug. 12, 8 p.m.
13200 block of Gladstone Avenue Theft Aug. 12, 5 p.m.
Laurel Canyon Boulevard and Crestknoll Aggravated assault Aug. 12, 4:50 p.m.
13400 block of Leach Street (Deleted) Theft Aug. 12, noon
12700 block of Encinitas Avenue Rape Aug. 12, 12:15 a.m.
13400 block of Hubbard Street Grand theft auto Aug. 11, 9 p.m.
14100 block of Polk Street Grand theft auto Aug. 11, 8 a.m.
14100 block of Polk Street Burglary Aug. 11, 8 a.m.

Six-month summary

110 violent
crimes
788 property
crimes
112.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 111/209
Sylmar
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Property crimes: 103/209
Sylmar
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Crime types

Violent crimes (110)
Property crimes (788)

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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