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University Park

Latest complete week April 15–April 21

2 violent
crimes
13 property
crimes
6.0 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between April 15 and April 21, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.8 violent crimes and 22.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.0 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Downtown, Pico-Union and Adams-Normandie and lower than Exposition Park and Historic South-Central.
  • 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 April 21, 10 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft April 21, 6:30 p.m.
24th and Hoover Theft April 21, 10:20 a.m.
2100 block of Oak Street Grand theft auto April 20, 9 p.m.
3500 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft April 20, 1:30 p.m.
3600 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft April 20, 11 a.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft April 20, 6:20 a.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft April 19, 6:50 p.m.
Union Avenue and West 21st Street Robbery April 19, 4 p.m.
600 block of West 35th Place Theft April 18, 11:50 a.m.
1100 block of West 29th Street Burglary April 17, 3 p.m.
3400 block of South Figueroa Street Aggravated assault April 16, 11:35 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft April 16, 8 p.m.
Student Union and North Vermont Avenue Theft April 16, 3 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft April 16, 8 a.m.

Six-month summary

47 violent
crimes
450 property
crimes
197.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 79/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 20/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (47)
Property crimes (450)

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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