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Latest complete week Dec. 12–Dec. 18

16 violent
crimes
16 property
crimes
7.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 9.8 violent crimes and 16.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 7.8 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
1300 block of East 109th Street Theft Dec. 18, 7:15 p.m.
115th Street and Gorman Avenue Aggravated assault Dec. 18, 5:40 p.m.
1600 block of East 103rd Street Theft Dec. 18, 2:45 p.m.
Alvaro and 114th streets Aggravated assault Dec. 18, 12:30 p.m.
11500 block of Gorman Avenue Aggravated assault Dec. 18, 11:30 a.m.
1700 block of East 114th Street Theft Dec. 18, 8 a.m.
1500 block of East 92nd Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 18, 8 a.m.
Grandee Avenue and 103rd Street Robbery Dec. 17, 7:45 p.m.
2100 block of Imperial Highway Grand theft auto Dec. 17, 6:30 a.m.
103rd and Grape streets Aggravated assault Dec. 16, 9 p.m.
9300 block of Holmes Avenue Grand theft auto Dec. 16, 8 p.m.
1600 block of East 113th Street Aggravated assault Dec. 16, 1 p.m.
2200 block of East 111th Street Aggravated assault Dec. 16, 12:15 p.m.
1400 block of East Imperial Highway Theft from vehicle Dec. 16, noon
Imperial and Central Theft Dec. 16, 11:30 a.m.
Grape and 113th streets Theft from vehicle Dec. 16, 9 a.m.
1600 block of East 103rd Street Aggravated assault Dec. 16, 8:30 a.m.
1900 block of East 112th Street Grand theft auto Dec. 15, 5 p.m.
1600 block of East 103rd Street Theft Dec. 15, 4 p.m.
1700 block of East 113th Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 15, 8:23 a.m.
2200 block of East 103rd Street Burglary Dec. 14, 10:55 p.m.
1600 block of East 103rd Street Robbery Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m.
10900 block of Lou Dillon Avenue Aggravated assault Dec. 14, noon
1200 block of East 103rd Street Robbery Dec. 14, 10:55 a.m.
2100 block of East 101st Street Theft from vehicle Dec. 14, 4 a.m.
2100 block of East 115th Street Aggravated assault Dec. 14, 12:10 a.m.
103rd Street and Wilmington Avenue Robbery Dec. 13, 10 p.m.
2100 block of East 112th Street Aggravated assault Dec. 13, 9 a.m.
1900 block of East 113th Street Burglary Dec. 12, 8:30 p.m.
1700 block of East 114th Street Grand theft auto Dec. 12, 6:30 p.m.
1600 block of East 113th Street Theft Dec. 12, 6:20 p.m.
10200 block of Compton Avenue Theft Dec. 12, 3 p.m.
9700 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Dec. 12, 2:50 p.m.
103rd Street and Compton Avenue Robbery Dec. 12, 9:40 a.m.

Six-month summary

313 violent
crimes
456 property
crimes
187.4 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, May 20, 2019 to Nov. 17, 2019
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 187.4 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: 59/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (313)
Property crimes (456)

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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