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Latest complete week April 8–April 14

10 violent
crimes
10 property
crimes
8.8 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between April 8 and April 14, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, West Adams averaged 3.9 violent crimes and 10.7 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 8.8 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
3000 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Aggravated assault April 14, 6:20 p.m.
5600 block of West Adams Boulevard Aggravated assault April 14, 6:20 p.m.
5600 block of West Adams Boulevard Aggravated assault April 14, 6:20 p.m.
Jefferson and La Brea avenues Robbery April 14, 1:30 p.m.
4400 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft April 13, 7:10 a.m.
3700 block of Exposition Boulevard Aggravated assault April 12, 4:10 p.m.
2800 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Robbery April 11, 11:18 p.m.
3200 block of South La Cienega Boulevard Burglary April 11, 10:38 p.m.
3000 block of West Boulevard Aggravated assault April 11, noon
2800 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Theft April 11, 10 a.m.
4400 block of West Adams Boulevard Burglary April 11, 5 a.m.
5200 block of Exposition Boulevard Grand theft auto April 11, 12:08 a.m.
5600 block of West Jefferson Boulevard Theft April 10, 8 p.m.
3700 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft April 10, noon
5400 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft from vehicle April 10, 11:30 a.m.
Homeside Avenue and Ridgeley Drive Aggravated assault April 9, 3 p.m.
2500 block of South Spaulding Avenue Theft from vehicle April 9, 3 p.m.
Washington and Fairfax Theft April 9, 8 a.m.
3300 block of South La Brea Avenue Robbery April 8, 12:30 p.m.
2600 block of Virginia Road Rape April 8, 6 a.m.

Six-month summary

124 violent
crimes
279 property
crimes
176.3 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 26/209
West Adams
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Property crimes: 70/209
West Adams
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Crime types

Violent crimes (124)
Property crimes (279)

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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