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Latest complete week Sept. 10–Sept. 16

7 violent
crimes
31 property
crimes
9.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 10 and Sept. 16, violent crime reports fell and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 14.1 violent crimes and 18.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 9.3 crimes per 10,000 people is higher 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
2500 block of 114th Street Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 10:40 p.m.
9500 block of Grape Street Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 9:15 p.m.
10700 block of Hickory Street Grand theft auto Sept. 16, 4 p.m.
11600 block of Willowbrook Avenue Robbery Sept. 16, 11:35 a.m.
97th Street and Laurel Place Grand theft auto Sept. 16, 7 a.m.
11600 block of Wilmington Avenue Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 6:50 a.m.
1700 block of East Century Boulevard Theft Sept. 15, 6:30 p.m.
9600 block of Grape Street Theft Sept. 15, 3:50 p.m.
1600 block of East 104th Street Theft Sept. 15, 2:30 p.m.
Imperial Highway and Central Avenue Robbery Sept. 15, 2:10 p.m.
11600 block of Willowbrook Avenue Robbery Sept. 15, 1 a.m.
11200 block of Compton Avenue Burglary Sept. 14, 11:47 p.m.
11000 block of Willowbrook Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 14, 10 p.m.
1200 block of East Imperial Highway Theft from vehicle Sept. 14, 9 p.m.
2000 block of East 105th Street Theft Sept. 14, 3 p.m.
2100 block of East 103rd Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 14, 10:30 a.m.
2200 block of East 111th Street Grand theft auto Sept. 14, 3 a.m.
1600 block of Imperial Highway Theft Sept. 14, 1:44 a.m.
2200 block of East 97th Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 11:40 p.m.
11100 block of Antwerp Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 10 p.m.
2100 block of East 101st Street Grand theft auto Sept. 13, 7 p.m.
2200 block of East 111th Street Theft Sept. 13, 6 p.m.
1700 block of East 97th Street Grand theft auto Sept. 12, 8 p.m.
11200 block of Zamora Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 4 p.m.
1600 block of East 104th Street Burglary Sept. 12, 3:30 p.m.
9400 block of Beach Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 9 a.m.
111th and Compton Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 8:15 a.m.
10300 block of Compton Avenue Theft Sept. 11, 6:55 p.m.
1400 block of East 115th Street Aggravated assault Sept. 11, 6:55 p.m.
1900 block of East 103rd Street Theft Sept. 11, 3 p.m.
1600 block of East Century Boulevard Theft Sept. 11, 1 p.m.
9800 block of Bandera Street Grand theft auto Sept. 11, 10 a.m.
1400 block of East 108th Street Grand theft auto Sept. 10, 11 p.m.
10100 block of Grandee Avenue Theft Sept. 10, 7:40 p.m.
108th and Kalmia streets Theft Sept. 10, 10:30 a.m.
9600 block of Compton Avenue Theft Sept. 10, 9:30 a.m.
11200 block of Success Avenue Burglary Sept. 10, 6:45 a.m.
1200 block of East 109th Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 10, 4 a.m.

Six-month summary

326 violent
crimes
520 property
crimes
206.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Feb. 17, 2014 to Aug. 17, 2014
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 206.2 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: 10/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 47/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (326)
Property crimes (520)

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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