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Latest complete week July 21–July 27

6 violent
crimes
9 property
crimes
6.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between July 21 and July 27, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, West Adams averaged 3.2 violent crimes and 7.8 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.6 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Jefferson Park, Arlington Heights and Mid-City and lower than Baldwin Hills/Crenshaw and Leimert Park.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 22,857 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
Jefferson and Hauser boulevards Robbery July 27, 12:01 a.m.
2800 block of Hillcrest Drive Aggravated assault July 26, 8 p.m.
2800 block of South Cloverdale Avenue Aggravated assault July 26, 5:10 p.m.
West Boulevard and 28th Street Aggravated assault July 26, 5 p.m.
West Boulevard and 28th Street Aggravated assault July 26, 5 p.m.
Washington and Fairfax boulevards Robbery July 26, 4 a.m.
4300 block of Exposition Boulevard Grand theft auto July 25, 11 a.m.
3300 block of South La Cienega Boulevard Theft July 25, 10:30 a.m.
3400 block of South Victoria Avenue Theft July 25, 8:45 a.m.
Adams and Crenshaw boulevards Theft July 25, 8:30 a.m.
Crenshaw and Adams boulevards Theft July 24, noon
4400 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft July 23, 7:50 p.m.
2600 block of Wellington Road Theft from vehicle July 22, 1:15 p.m.
5000 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft July 22, 12:50 a.m.
2700 block of Palm Grove Avenue Grand theft auto July 21, 8:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

100 violent
crimes
238 property
crimes
147.9 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 26/209
West Adams
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Property crimes: 64/209
West Adams
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Crime types

Violent crimes (100)
Property crimes (238)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • West Adams is covered by two police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Southwest L.A.P.D. 1546 Martin Luther King Blvd. 213-485-2582
Wilshire L.A.P.D. 4861 Venice Blvd. 213-473-0476

West Adams

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the South L.A. region of Los Angeles County.
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