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Latest complete week Feb. 21–Feb. 27

2 violent
crimes
26 property
crimes
11.1 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Feb. 21 and Feb. 27, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.2 violent crimes and 14.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 11.1 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
2900 block of South Figueroa Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 27, 8:25 p.m.
600 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft Feb. 27, 9:05 a.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft Feb. 27, 2 a.m.
2300 block of Scarff Street Burglary Feb. 26, 9 p.m.
3600 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Feb. 26, 6:30 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Feb. 26, 2 p.m.
2600 block of Menlo Avenue Theft Feb. 26, 12:20 p.m.
3000 block of South Hoover Street Theft Feb. 26, 3:20 a.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Robbery Feb. 26, 2 a.m.
700 block of West 27th Street Theft from vehicle Feb. 26, 1 a.m.
3300 block of South Figueroa Street Theft Feb. 25, 5 p.m.
1200 block of West 30th Street Theft Feb. 25, 4:30 p.m.
2500 block of South Figueroa Street Robbery Feb. 25, 3:45 p.m.
3600 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Feb. 25, 12:45 p.m.
Adams and Hoover Theft Feb. 24, 8:20 p.m.
600 block of West 35th Place Theft Feb. 24, 4 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft Feb. 24, 1:50 p.m.
23rd and Portland Theft Feb. 24, 5:20 a.m.
2300 block of Saint James Place Theft from vehicle Feb. 23, 8 p.m.
3600 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Feb. 23, 7:15 p.m.
1300 block of West 29th Street Theft Feb. 23, 3:15 p.m.
700 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft Feb. 23, 2 p.m.
800 block of Childs Way Theft Feb. 23, 1:25 p.m.
Figueroa Street and Exposition Boulevard Theft Feb. 23, 10:15 a.m.
3600 block of Trousdale Parkway Theft Feb. 23, 8:30 a.m.
500 block of West 27th Street Theft Feb. 22, 6:45 p.m.
700 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft Feb. 22, 10:05 a.m.
25th Street and Magnolia Avenue Grand theft auto Feb. 22, 10 a.m.
3000 block of Royal Street Theft Feb. 21, 11 p.m.
Figueroa and Jefferson Theft Feb. 21, 1 p.m.

Six-month summary

48 violent
crimes
355 property
crimes
160.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 74/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 40/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (48)
Property crimes (355)

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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