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Latest complete week Aug. 16–Aug. 22

22 violent
crimes
21 property
crimes
10.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 16 and Aug. 22, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 13.4 violent crimes and 19.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 10.5 crimes per 10,000 people is lower than in nearby Green Meadows.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 41,028 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
9500 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 22, 7 p.m.
11600 block of Willowbrook Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 22, 4 p.m.
Grandee and 103rd Street Theft Aug. 22, 3 p.m.
103rd and Grandee Theft from vehicle Aug. 22, 2 p.m.
10100 block of Juniper Street Theft Aug. 22, 9:35 a.m.
Imperial Highway and Grandee Robbery Aug. 22, 6:20 a.m.
1700 block of East 107th Street Grand theft auto Aug. 21, 10 p.m.
11300 block of Success Avenue Robbery Aug. 21, 8 p.m.
9500 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 21, 6 p.m.
2000 block of East 115th Street Burglary Aug. 21, 6 p.m.
Gorman Avenue and Santa Ana Boulevard Aggravated assault Aug. 21, 5:41 p.m.
107th Street and Compton Aggravated assault Aug. 21, 4:10 p.m.
2000 block of East Imperial Highway Theft from vehicle Aug. 21, 1:12 p.m.
10700 block of South Central Avenue Theft Aug. 21, 12:30 p.m.
2000 block of East 115th Street Burglary Aug. 21, 8:30 a.m.
115th Street and Success Theft Aug. 20, 10 p.m.
2200 block of East 102nd Street Aggravated assault Aug. 20, 9:30 p.m.
1400 block of East 114th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 20, 4:45 p.m.
10600 block of Firth Walk Aggravated assault Aug. 20, 4:35 p.m.
Grandee and 104th Street Robbery Aug. 19, 7:05 p.m.
1600 block of East 111th Street Aggravated assault Aug. 19, 11:30 a.m.
1300 block of East 103rd Street (Deleted) Aggravated assault Aug. 18, 5:50 p.m.
1900 block of Santa Ana Boulevard Aggravated assault Aug. 18, 3:40 p.m.
10300 block of Grape Street Burglary Aug. 18, 10 a.m.
10300 block of South Central Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 18, 8:25 a.m.
9400 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 18, 8:10 a.m.
1600 block of East 112th Street Robbery Aug. 18, 8:05 a.m.
113th Street and Compton Avenue Robbery Aug. 17, 11:50 p.m.
2300 block of Santa Ana Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 8:30 p.m.
108th Street and Central Avenue Theft Aug. 17, 8:20 p.m.
1400 block of East 115th Street Robbery Aug. 17, 6:45 p.m.
101st and Grape streets Robbery Aug. 17, 5:30 p.m.
101st Street and Grape Aggravated assault Aug. 17, 5:30 p.m.
1200 block of East 114th Street Grand theft auto Aug. 17, 5:15 p.m.
11100 block of Antwerp Street Aggravated assault Aug. 17, 5:10 p.m.
92nd Street and Compton Avenue Robbery Aug. 16, 11 p.m.
11600 block of Willowbrook Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 16, 11 p.m.
11600 block of Wilmington Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 16, 6:20 p.m.
2000 block of East 115th Street Burglary Aug. 16, 10 a.m.
1200 block of East 115th Street Aggravated assault Aug. 16, 7:05 a.m.
111th Street and Compton Avenue Robbery Aug. 16, 4:50 a.m.
1500 block of East Imperial Highway Burglary Aug. 16, 2:50 a.m.
1500 block of East Imperial Highway Burglary Aug. 16, 2:50 a.m.

Six-month summary

298 violent
crimes
521 property
crimes
199.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Jan. 20, 2014 to July 20, 2014
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 199.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Lynwood, Willowbrook and Florence-Firestone and lower than Green Meadows.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 41,028 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 12/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 44/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (298)
Property crimes (521)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Watts is covered by two police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Southeast L.A.P.D. 145 W. 108th St. 213-972-7828
Century Sheriff 11703 Alameda St. 323-568-4800

Watts

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the South L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs and Nickerson Gardens.
This neighborhood includes Unincorporated Watts in its area and statistics.
The neighboring communities are Florence-Firestone, Green Meadows, Lynwood, South Gate and Willowbrook.
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