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Latest complete week March 11–March 17

14 violent
crimes
10 property
crimes
5.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between March 11 and March 17, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 9.2 violent crimes and 15.9 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.8 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
10800 block of South Central Avenue Robbery March 17, 7:45 p.m.
103rd Street and Beach Robbery March 17, 4:25 p.m.
114th Street and Central Theft March 17, 11 a.m.
115th Street and Wilmington Avenue Robbery March 17, 5:15 a.m.
113th and Monitor Grand theft auto March 17, 12:45 a.m.
2100 block of East 102nd Street (Deleted) Aggravated assault March 16, 9 p.m.
92nd and Bandera streets Robbery March 16, 2 p.m.
103rd and Hickory Grand theft auto March 16, noon
1300 block of East 107th Street Theft from vehicle March 16, 6:30 a.m.
2200 block of East 99th Place Theft March 16, 2 a.m.
114th Street and Gorman Robbery March 15, 10 p.m.
1500 block of East 112th Street Robbery March 15, 9:40 p.m.
113th Street and Compton Avenue Theft March 14, 9 p.m.
108th Street and Compton Boulevard Robbery March 14, 6:50 p.m.
11500 block of South Mona Boulevard Theft from vehicle March 14, 5 p.m.
102nd and Juniper streets Aggravated assault March 13, 8:40 p.m.
2100 block of East 102nd Street Homicide March 13, 8:40 p.m.
102nd and Juniper streets Aggravated assault March 13, 8:40 p.m.
11600 block of Willowbrook Avenue Aggravated assault March 13, 2:40 p.m.
11200 block of Success Avenue Burglary March 13, noon
1700 block of East 113th Street Burglary March 13, 8 a.m.
9700 block of South Grandee Avenue Aggravated assault March 12, 9:40 p.m.
96th and Compton Avenue Aggravated assault March 12, 8:35 p.m.
10100 block of Grape Street Burglary March 12, 2:30 p.m.
1900 block of East 113th Street Robbery March 11, 6:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

285 violent
crimes
512 property
crimes
194.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Aug. 18, 2014 to Feb. 15, 2015
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 194.3 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: 14/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 64/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (285)
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

  • 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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