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University Park

Latest complete week Dec. 12–Dec. 18

4 violent
10 property
5.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 3.6 violent crimes and 27.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Adams-Normandie and lower than Downtown, Pico-Union, 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
South Vermont Avenue and West Jefferson Boulevard Aggravated assault Dec. 17, 1 p.m.
1300 block of West Adams Boulevard Robbery Dec. 16, 5:30 p.m.
Watt Way and Childs Theft Dec. 16, 3:10 p.m.
South Figueroa and West 30th streets Aggravated assault Dec. 16, 11:45 a.m.
3600 block of Watt Way Burglary Dec. 15, 6:45 p.m.
Vermont and Exposition Theft Dec. 15, 3 p.m.
700 block of West 30th Street Grand theft auto Dec. 15, 2 p.m.
2300 block of Magnolia Avenue Burglary Dec. 15, 7:45 a.m.
3200 block of South Hoover Street Theft Dec. 14, 10 a.m.
3600 block of South Vermont Avenue (Deleted) Robbery Dec. 14, 10 a.m.
600 block of West Jefferson Boulevard Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 8:20 a.m.
3000 block of Mc Clintock Avenue Theft Dec. 14, 8:05 a.m.
800 block of West 23rd Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 13, 7 p.m.
2800 block of Ellendale Place Theft from vehicle Dec. 13, 3 p.m.
3600 block of Watt Way Theft Dec. 13, 3 p.m.
900 block of West 37th Street Theft Dec. 13, noon
3600 block of Trousdale Parkway Burglary Dec. 12, 4:40 p.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Robbery Dec. 12, 1:50 p.m.
900 block of Bloom Walk Theft Dec. 12, 9:40 a.m.

Six-month summary

89 violent
606 property
276.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 47/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 10/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (89)
Property crimes (606)

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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