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Watts

Latest complete week May 14–May 20

7 violent
crimes
18 property
crimes
6.1 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between May 14 and May 20, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Watts averaged 10.7 violent crimes and 16.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.1 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 Street and Maie Avenue Aggravated assault May 20, 3 p.m.
11100 block of South Central Avenue Grand theft auto May 20, 1 p.m.
9500 block of Compton Avenue Aggravated assault May 20, 11:40 a.m.
Imperial Highway and Wilmington Avenue Theft May 20, 6 a.m.
112th and Alameda streets Aggravated assault May 19, 12:48 p.m.
1600 block of East 103rd Street Robbery May 18, 6:55 p.m.
1500 block of East 114th Street Aggravated assault May 18, 10 a.m.
Central Avenue and 112th Street Robbery May 18, 1:35 a.m.
1500 block of East 107th Street Grand theft auto May 17, 8 p.m.
2000 block of East 103rd Street Theft from vehicle May 17, 7 p.m.
103rd and Compton Avenue Theft from vehicle May 17, 6:10 p.m.
10300 block of Beach Street Burglary May 17, 3:10 p.m.
2400 block of Imperial Highway Theft from vehicle May 17, 8:10 a.m.
2100 block of East 103rd Street Aggravated assault May 16, 8 p.m.
1500 block of East 103rd Street Burglary May 16, 7 p.m.
9900 block of Grape Street Theft from vehicle May 16, 3:30 p.m.
10800 block of Juniper Street Grand theft auto May 16, 10 a.m.
2400 block of East 114th Street Burglary May 16, 1:45 a.m.
109th Street and Central Theft May 15, 7:45 p.m.
Croesus and 112th Theft from vehicle May 15, 7 p.m.
103rd and Compton Avenue Theft from vehicle May 15, 5:20 p.m.
8000 block of Antwrp Avenue Grand theft auto May 15, 11:20 a.m.
1700 block of East 104th Street Theft from vehicle May 14, 10:30 p.m.
1600 block of East 114th Street Theft from vehicle May 14, 6:30 p.m.
114th Street and Central Avenue Theft from vehicle May 14, 4:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

255 violent
crimes
489 property
crimes
181.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Oct. 19, 2015 to April 17, 2016
  • Over the last six months, the rate of 181.3 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: 21/209
Watts
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Property crimes: 77/209
Watts
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Crime types

Violent crimes (255)
Property crimes (489)

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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