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Latest complete week April 20–April 26

21 violent
crimes
17 property
crimes
9.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between April 20 and April 26, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 10.3 violent crimes and 16.7 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 9.3 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
113th and Wilmington Grand theft auto April 26, 8:30 p.m.
103rd and Juniper streets Robbery April 26, 5:45 p.m.
2100 block of East 115th Street Theft from vehicle April 26, 5 p.m.
Imperial and Central Theft from vehicle April 26, 10 a.m.
103rd and Grandee Avenue Theft April 25, 8:30 p.m.
10300 block of Croesus Avenue Theft from vehicle April 25, 8 p.m.
2200 block of East 103rd Street Robbery April 25, 4 p.m.
1800 block of East 104th Street Aggravated assault April 25, 1:20 p.m.
10300 block of South Central Avenue Theft from vehicle April 25, 7 a.m.
Imperial Highway and Central Avenue Aggravated assault April 25, 4:25 a.m.
103rd Street and Wilmington Avenue Robbery April 24, 11:30 p.m.
1600 block of East 99th Street Grand theft auto April 24, 10 p.m.
9500 block of Hickory Street Burglary April 24, 4 p.m.
11300 block of Gorman Avenue Aggravated assault April 24, 12:30 p.m.
10300 block of Beach Street Theft from vehicle April 23, 6 p.m.
1800 block of East 103rd Street Theft April 23, 10:50 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
109th and Compton Aggravated assault April 23, 7:30 a.m.
9600 block of Laurel Street Robbery April 22, 9:40 p.m.
1300 block of East 103rd Street Aggravated assault April 22, 6:22 p.m.
2000 block of East 99th Place Theft April 22, 5 p.m.
2000 block of East 92nd Street Aggravated assault April 22, 12:25 a.m.
Imperial Highway and Compton Aggravated assault April 21, 10:50 p.m.
Imperial Highway and Compton Aggravated assault April 21, 10:50 p.m.
Imperial Highway and Compton Aggravated assault April 21, 10:50 p.m.
1400 block of 101st Street Theft April 21, 7:30 p.m.
10300 block of Holmes Avenue Theft from vehicle April 21, 10 a.m.
115th and Croesus Aggravated assault April 21, 9:30 a.m.
112th Street and Central Aggravated assault April 21, 2:15 a.m.
Compton and 103rd Theft from vehicle April 20, 3 p.m.
1300 block of East 103rd Street Theft April 20, 11:30 a.m.
1900 block of East 110th Street Burglary April 20, 11 a.m.
114th Street and Central Avenue Theft April 20, 2:10 a.m.
10400 block of Firth Avenue Aggravated assault April 20, 2 a.m.

Six-month summary

267 violent
crimes
499 property
crimes
186.7 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Sept. 28, 2015 to March 27, 2016
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 186.7 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: 20/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 73/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (267)
Property crimes (499)

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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