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University Park

Latest complete week March 12–March 18

2 violent
crimes
12 property
crimes
5.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 12 and March 18, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 2.9 violent crimes and 18.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Downtown, Exposition Park and Adams-Normandie and lower than Pico-Union and Historic South-Central.
  • 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
700 block of West 28th Street Theft March 18, 12:18 p.m.
1200 block of West 30th Street Burglary March 18, 1 a.m.
Figueroa and Adams Theft from vehicle March 17, 2 p.m.
2600 block of Severance Street Theft March 17, 10 a.m.
600 block of West 34th Street Theft March 16, 2:30 p.m.
3500 block of Watt Way Theft March 15, 4:50 p.m.
600 block of West 34th Street Theft March 15, 4 p.m.
600 block of West 27th Street Theft March 15, 3 p.m.
2300 block of Scarff Street Theft March 15, 1 p.m.
900 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft March 14, 4:30 p.m.
2100 block of Park Grove Avenue Aggravated assault March 14, 3:25 p.m.
900 block of West 34th Street Theft March 13, 8 a.m.
1200 block of West 29th Street Burglary March 13, 4 a.m.
800 block of West 23rd Street Rape March 12, 3 a.m.

Six-month summary

95 violent
crimes
727 property
crimes
326.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 42/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 6/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (95)
Property crimes (727)

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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