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Watts

Latest complete week Oct. 31–Nov. 6

8 violent
crimes
12 property
crimes
4.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 31 and Nov. 6, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 8.9 violent crimes and 16.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.9 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
Imperial and Central Theft from vehicle Nov. 6, 9 p.m.
103rd Street and Central Avenue Aggravated assault Nov. 6, 2:10 p.m.
10100 block of Grandee Avenue Robbery Nov. 6, 12:40 p.m.
Central and 108th Robbery Nov. 6, 11:55 a.m.
1900 block of East 115th Street Theft from vehicle Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m.
9300 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Nov. 5, 7 p.m.
10100 block of Compton Avenue Theft Nov. 5, 5:30 p.m.
10300 block of Compton Avenue Homicide Nov. 5, 12:50 p.m.
10300 block of Compton Avenue Aggravated assault Nov. 5, 12:50 p.m.
10600 block of South Grandee Avenue Burglary Nov. 5, 1:20 a.m.
114th Street and Monitor Avenue Robbery Nov. 4, 9:50 p.m.
2100 block of East 103rd Street Robbery Nov. 3, 1:40 p.m.
114th Street and Hooper Avenue Grand theft auto Nov. 2, 9 p.m.
1200 block of East 112th Street Burglary Nov. 1, 6:30 p.m.
2100 block of East 103rd Street Theft Nov. 1, 2 p.m.
10300 block of Lou Dillon Avenue Burglary Nov. 1, 9 a.m.
10300 block of Juniper Street Burglary Nov. 1, 8 a.m.
10300 block of Juniper Street Burglary Nov. 1, 7:30 a.m.
10200 block of South Central Avenue Grand theft auto Nov. 1, 12:30 a.m.
10500 block of Grape Street Aggravated assault Oct. 31, 6:45 p.m.
115th Street and Grandee Avenue Grand theft auto Oct. 31, 5 p.m.

Six-month summary

320 violent
crimes
478 property
crimes
194.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, April 8, 2019 to Oct. 6, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 194.5 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: 11/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 54/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (320)
Property crimes (478)

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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Watts is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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