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Latest complete week Aug. 18–Aug. 24

0 violent
crimes
24 property
crimes
9.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 18 and Aug. 24, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, University Park averaged 1.8 violent crimes and 15.1 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone seven consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 9.5 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
Exposition and 37th Theft from vehicle Aug. 24, 9:11 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 23, 6:15 p.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Aug. 23, 4:30 p.m.
900 block of Exposition Boulevard Burglary Aug. 23, 4:05 a.m.
800 block of Downey Way Theft Aug. 22, 7:20 p.m.
Exposition Boulevard and Flower Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 22, 5:30 p.m.
Exposition Boulevard and Flower Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 22, 5:30 p.m.
Chester Place Theft Aug. 22, 5:25 p.m.
1300 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Aug. 22, 5 p.m.
2600 block of Severance Street Theft Aug. 22, 3 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 22, 1 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 22, 1 p.m.
25th Street and East Vermont Grand theft auto Aug. 22, 6 a.m.
2600 block of Portland Street Theft Aug. 21, 7 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 21, 7 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 21, 5:30 p.m.
2600 block of Ellendale Place Theft Aug. 21, 4 p.m.
Vermont and Adams Grand theft auto Aug. 19, 2 p.m.
1000 block of West 34th Street Theft Aug. 19, 12:30 p.m.
2600 block of South Vermont Avenue Theft Aug. 19, 11:30 a.m.
3600 block of Mcclintock Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 19, 9 a.m.
800 block of Bloom Walk Theft Aug. 19, 9 a.m.
Menlo Avenue and 29th Street Theft Aug. 19, 4 a.m.
700 block of West 30th Street Burglary Aug. 18, 10 a.m.

Six-month summary

55 violent
crimes
512 property
crimes
225.2 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 70/209
University Park
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Property crimes: 13/209
University Park
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Crime types

Violent crimes (55)
Property crimes (512)

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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