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Latest complete week Jan. 23–Jan. 29

5 violent
crimes
20 property
crimes
9.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 23 and Jan. 29, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.6 violent crimes and 20.0 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 9.9 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Downtown, Pico-Union, 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
2600 block of Magnolia Avenue Theft Jan. 29, 7:30 p.m.
1300 block of West 22nd Street Grand theft auto Jan. 29, 7 p.m.
2800 block of Ellendale Place Theft Jan. 29, 3:30 p.m.
3200 block of South Flower Street Theft Jan. 29, 2:40 p.m.
900 block of West 34th Street Theft Jan. 29, 12:40 p.m.
2300 block of Scarff Street Aggravated assault Jan. 29, 3 a.m.
2300 block of Scarff Street Aggravated assault Jan. 29, 3 a.m.
2500 block of South Figueroa Street Grand theft auto Jan. 29, 1 a.m.
700 block of Exposition Boulevard Aggravated assault Jan. 28, 5:20 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft Jan. 27, 10:20 p.m.
600 block of West Washington Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 27, 8 p.m.
2300 block of South Hoover Street Theft Jan. 27, 4:15 p.m.
2200 block of South Vermont Avenue Robbery Jan. 27, 2 p.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Jan. 27, 12:30 p.m.
1100 block of West 30th Street Burglary Jan. 26, 6:20 p.m.
3500 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Jan. 25, 7:57 p.m.
3500 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Jan. 25, 3 p.m.
600 block of West 34th Street Theft Jan. 25, 12:30 p.m.
3600 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Jan. 25, 9 a.m.
600 block of West Mccarthy Way Theft Jan. 24, 7 a.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft Jan. 24, 6:31 a.m.
1200 block of West Adams Boulevard Burglary Jan. 24, 4 a.m.
2600 block of Orchard Avenue Theft Jan. 24, 2 a.m.
Adams and Magnolia boulevards Grand theft auto Jan. 23, 10 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft Jan. 23, 2:45 p.m.
2700 block of Ellendale Place Theft Jan. 23, 7 a.m.
2700 block of Ellendale Place Robbery Jan. 23, 7 a.m.

Six-month summary

69 violent
crimes
629 property
crimes
277.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 57/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 9/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (69)
Property crimes (629)

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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