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University Park

Latest complete week April 13–April 19

1 violent
crime
16 property
crimes
6.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between April 13 and April 19, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 2.7 violent crimes and 21.0 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Downtown, Pico-Union and Exposition Park and lower than 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
3300 block of South Flower Street Theft April 19, 10:20 a.m.
1300 block of West 29th Street Theft April 19, 10 a.m.
2300 block of Scarff Street Aggravated assault April 19, 10 a.m.
3400 block of Watt Way Theft April 18, 4 p.m.
2700 block of South Hoover Street Theft April 17, noon
800 block of West 34th Street Theft April 15, 10 a.m.
3500 block of South Figueroa Street Theft April 15, 10 a.m.
Figueroa and Avenue 37 Grand theft auto April 15, 9:30 a.m.
700 block of West 27th Street Theft April 14, 11 p.m.
2600 block of Portland Street Theft April 14, 6 p.m.
800 block of Childs Way Theft April 14, 5:15 p.m.
2600 block of Portland Street Theft April 14, 3 p.m.
3500 block of South Flower Street Theft from vehicle April 14, 8:20 a.m.
700 block of West 27th Street Theft April 13, 5:30 p.m.
3000 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft April 13, 4:05 p.m.
3000 block of Royal Street Theft April 13, 3 p.m.
3500 block of South Figueroa Street Theft April 13, 12:01 a.m.

Six-month summary

81 violent
crimes
650 property
crimes
290.3 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 53/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 9/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (81)
Property crimes (650)

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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