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Latest complete week July 14–July 20

0 violent
crimes
20 property
crimes
7.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between July 14 and July 20, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.8 violent crimes and 13.2 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone eight consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 7.9 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
Adams and Vermont Avenue Theft July 20, 12:30 p.m.
700 block of West 27th Street Theft from vehicle July 20, noon
2800 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft from vehicle July 19, 11:30 p.m.
2700 block of South Hoover Street Grand theft auto July 19, 10 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft July 19, 5 p.m.
Flower and 27th streets Theft from vehicle July 19, 4 p.m.
2900 block of South Figueroa Street Theft July 19, noon
1100 block of West 29th Street Burglary July 18, 8 p.m.
2700 block of South Hoover Street Theft July 18, 8 a.m.
Hoover and Adams Theft July 17, 11 p.m.
800 block of West 37th Street Theft July 17, 7 p.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft July 17, 4:21 p.m.
Exposition and Vermont Theft July 17, noon
2700 block of South Figueroa Street Theft July 16, 10:35 p.m.
2800 block of Ellendale Place Theft from vehicle July 16, 9 p.m.
2300 block of South Vermont Avenue Burglary July 16, 8 p.m.
500 block of West 27th Street Theft from vehicle July 15, 7 p.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft from vehicle July 14, 10:24 p.m.
800 block of West 34th Street Theft July 14, 3:45 p.m.
2600 block of Severance Street Burglary July 14, 6:40 a.m.

Six-month summary

55 violent
crimes
363 property
crimes
166.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 55/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 32/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (55)
Property crimes (363)

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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