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Latest complete week Sept. 19–Sept. 25

2 violent
10 property
3.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 19 and Sept. 25, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Tarzana averaged 2.0 violent crimes and 13.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 3.2 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Pacific Palisades, Brentwood and Encino and lower than Winnetka, Reseda and Woodland Hills.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 37,778 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
18100 block of Erwin Street Burglary Sept. 25, 8 a.m.
Reseda and Topham Theft from vehicle Sept. 24, 11 p.m.
6000 block of Donna Avenue Theft Sept. 24, 4 p.m.
18300 block of Delano Street Burglary Sept. 23, 1:30 p.m.
6300 block of Wynne Avenue Burglary Sept. 23, 8 a.m.
18400 block of Sylvan Street Burglary Sept. 23, 7 a.m.
Shirley Avenue and Ventura Boulevard Aggravated assault Sept. 22, 12:20 p.m.
6200 block of Nestle Avenue Burglary Sept. 22, 10 a.m.
18400 block of Sylvan Street Burglary Sept. 22, 8:40 a.m.
18200 block of Topham Street Grand theft auto Sept. 21, 1 a.m.
4800 block of Brewster Drive Grand theft auto Sept. 20, 1 p.m.
19100 block of Ventura Boulevard Robbery Sept. 19, 5:05 a.m.

Six-month summary

40 violent
390 property
113.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 140/209
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Property crimes: 77/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (40)
Property crimes (390)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Tarzana is covered by three police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Topanga L.A.P.D. 21501 Schoenborn St. 818-756-4800
West Los Angeles L.A.P.D. 1663 Butler Ave. 310-444-0701
West Valley L.A.P.D. 19020 Vanowen St. 818-374-7611


is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County.
The neighboring communities are Brentwood, Encino, Pacific Palisades, Reseda, Topanga, Winnetka and Woodland Hills.
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Tarzana is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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