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Latest complete week Jan. 9–Jan. 15

2 violent
11 property
1.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 9 and Jan. 15, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, Sylmar averaged 4.3 violent crimes and 21.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 1.6 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
15400 block of Cobalt Street Grand theft auto Jan. 15, 9 p.m.
16300 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 6:26 p.m.
12700 block of San Fernando Road Grand theft auto Jan. 14, 4 p.m.
13100 block of Bromont Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 8 a.m.
13800 block of Foothill Boulevard Theft Jan. 13, 1:30 p.m.
13200 block of Dronfield Avenue Burglary Jan. 12, 2 p.m.
Rinaldi Street and Laurel Canyon Aggravated assault Jan. 11, 5:15 p.m.
13800 block of Glenoaks Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 11, 12:30 a.m.
15500 block of Foothill Boulevard Burglary Jan. 10, 7 a.m.
14900 block of Bleeker Street Aggravated assault Jan. 9, 10:20 p.m.
12700 block of Amboy Avenue Grand theft auto Jan. 9, 10 p.m.
13000 block of Borden Avenue Burglary Jan. 9, noon
14400 block of Sayre Street Burglary Jan. 9, 10:30 a.m.

Six-month summary

115 violent
526 property
80.5 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 105/209
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Property crimes: 151/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (115)
Property crimes (526)

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


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