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Watts

Latest complete week Aug. 11–Aug. 17

8 violent
crimes
16 property
crimes
5.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 11 and Aug. 17, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 14.2 violent crimes and 21.9 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
10300 block of Wilmington Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 17, 10 p.m.
Santa Ana and Weigand avenues Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 1:20 p.m.
2200 block of East 99th Place Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 11:30 p.m.
99th and Laurel Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 11:30 p.m.
9500 block of Bandera Street Grand theft auto Aug. 16, 10 p.m.
9300 block of Holmes Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 16, 1:35 p.m.
2100 block of East 112th Street Theft Aug. 15, noon
Central and 108th Robbery Aug. 14, 10 p.m.
103rd Street and Compton Robbery Aug. 14, 3:55 p.m.
Imperial Highway and Wilmington Robbery Aug. 14, 3 p.m.
92nd Street and Firth Aggravated assault Aug. 14, noon
103rd Street and Central Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 14, 2:52 a.m.
1500 block of 107th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 2:30 a.m.
96th and Firth Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 11:50 p.m.
2100 block of East 103rd Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 13, 8 p.m.
9600 block of Evers Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 13, 7 p.m.
1500 block of East 104th Street Burglary Aug. 13, 3:30 p.m.
Wilmington and 111th Robbery Aug. 13, 11 a.m.
1600 block of East Century Boulevard Theft from vehicle Aug. 13, 10 a.m.
2200 block of East 115th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 11 p.m.
2100 block of East 99th Place Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 10 p.m.
2100 block of East 99th Place Theft from vehicle Aug. 12, 9 p.m.
9300 block of Holmes Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 12, 5 a.m.
99th and Laurel Theft from vehicle Aug. 11, 7 p.m.
11300 block of Parmelee Avenue Aggravated assault Aug. 11, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

307 violent
crimes
515 property
crimes
200.4 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Jan. 18, 2016 to July 17, 2016
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 200.4 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: 17/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 73/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (307)
Property crimes (515)

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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