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University Park

Latest complete week Jan. 3–Jan. 9

2 violent
crimes
12 property
crimes
5.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 3 and Jan. 9, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 3.2 violent crimes and 26.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Pico-Union and lower than Downtown, Exposition Park, Historic South-Central and Adams-Normandie.
  • 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
900 block of West 34th Street Theft Jan. 9, 8 a.m.
2600 block of Orchard Avenue Theft Jan. 9, 12:30 a.m.
600 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft Jan. 8, 4 p.m.
2300 block of Portland Street Theft Jan. 8, 11 a.m.
Figueroa Street and Avenue 37 Aggravated assault Jan. 7, 11:45 p.m.
3400 block of Watt Way Theft Jan. 7, 2:30 p.m.
29th Street and Vermont Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 7, 2 a.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Jan. 6, 3:30 p.m.
3500 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft Jan. 6, 3:30 p.m.
3600 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft Jan. 5, 5:30 p.m.
1300 block of West 23rd Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 4, 8 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Jan. 4, 5 p.m.
2500 block of South Figueroa Street Aggravated assault Jan. 3, 11:55 p.m.
700 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 3, 11 a.m.

Six-month summary

94 violent
crimes
718 property
crimes
322.5 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 43/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 6/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (94)
Property crimes (718)

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