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Latest complete week Feb. 15–Feb. 21

4 violent
crimes
16 property
crimes
7.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Feb. 15 and Feb. 21, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.2 violent crimes and 14.2 property crimes per week.
  • 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
3000 block of Royal Street Theft Feb. 21, 11 p.m.
Figueroa and Jefferson Theft Feb. 21, 1 p.m.
900 block of West 37th Street Theft Feb. 20, 2 p.m.
2800 block of Orchard Avenue Theft from vehicle Feb. 20, 1:43 p.m.
3200 block of South Flower Street Robbery Feb. 20, 1:05 p.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Robbery Feb. 20, 10:20 a.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft Feb. 19, 5 p.m.
3500 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Feb. 19, 12:30 p.m.
2300 block of Portland Street Burglary Feb. 19, 11 a.m.
700 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Feb. 18, 10:45 p.m.
3600 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Feb. 18, 11:30 a.m.
Hoover and Jefferson Theft Feb. 18, 8:30 a.m.
1300 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft from vehicle Feb. 18, 1:30 a.m.
700 block of West 21st Street Grand theft auto Feb. 17, 6:30 a.m.
1100 block of West 28th Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 16, 7 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Feb. 16, 6 p.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Robbery Feb. 16, 3:35 p.m.
South Vermont Avenue and West 27th Street Robbery Feb. 16, 3 p.m.
1200 block of West 22nd Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 16, 10 a.m.
3000 block of Royal Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 16, 9:30 a.m.

Six-month summary

49 violent
crimes
357 property
crimes
161.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 71/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 37/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (49)
Property crimes (357)

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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