Mapping LA Neighborhoods
MAPPING L.A. > South L.A.

University Park

Latest complete week Aug. 29–Sept. 4

1 violent
crime
20 property
crimes
8.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 29 and Sept. 4, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 2.7 violent crimes and 17.4 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone five consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 8.3 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Downtown, Pico-Union, Historic South-Central and Adams-Normandie and lower than Exposition Park.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 25,181 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
800 block of West 34th Street Theft Sept. 4, 7 p.m.
500 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Sept. 4, 6 p.m.
1900 block of Norwood Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 4, 11 a.m.
2300 block of Portland Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 2, 9:30 p.m.
Jefferson Boulevard and Mcclintock Road Theft Sept. 2, 7 p.m.
3100 block of Mc Clintock Avenue Theft Sept. 2, 1:35 a.m.
1200 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Sept. 1, 4:32 p.m.
1100 block of West 29th Street Theft Sept. 1, 4 p.m.
3700 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft Sept. 1, 3 p.m.
2100 block of Oak Street Burglary Aug. 31, 8:12 p.m.
Chester Place Burglary Aug. 31, 10:45 a.m.
3500 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft Aug. 31, 10:40 a.m.
600 block of Childs Way Theft Aug. 31, 8:30 a.m.
2600 block of Ellendale Place Theft Aug. 30, 11:30 p.m.
3000 block of Mc Clintock Avenue Theft Aug. 30, 11 p.m.
1100 block of West 29th Street Theft Aug. 30, 8 p.m.
3100 block of South Hoover Street Theft Aug. 30, 10:38 a.m.
1300 block of West 24th Street Robbery Aug. 30, 6:20 a.m.
3100 block of Orchard Avenue Theft Aug. 29, 10:40 p.m.
3100 block of South Hoover Street Theft Aug. 29, 5:30 p.m.
3100 block of South Hoover Street Theft Aug. 29, 1 p.m.

Six-month summary

102 violent
crimes
528 property
crimes
250.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 36/209
University Park
Click to see the complete ranking
Property crimes: 11/209
University Park
Click to see the complete ranking

Crime types

Violent crimes (102)
Property crimes (528)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • University Park is covered by three police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Central L.A.P.D. 251 E. 6th St. 213-485-3294
Newton L.A.P.D. 3400 S. Central Ave. 323-846-6547
Southwest L.A.P.D. 1546 Martin Luther King Blvd. 213-485-2582

University Park

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the South L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains North University Park.
Advertisement
Find Your Neighborhood

Search by address

Select a neighborhood

Select a region

Select a ranking

About This Project
University Park is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
About The Data Desk

This page was created by the Data Desk, a team of reporters and Web developers in downtown L.A.