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    Latest complete week April 6–April 12

    8 violent
    crimes
    4 property
    crimes
    5.3 crimes
    per 10,000 people
    • In the seven days between April 6 and April 12, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
    • Over the last three months, West Adams averaged 2.8 violent crimes and 6.6 property crimes per week.
    • This week's rate of 5.3 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Arlington Heights and Mid-City and lower than Jefferson Park, 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
    West Jefferson Boulevard and Somerset Drive Robbery April 11, 9:50 p.m.
    West Jefferson and Crenshaw boulevards Robbery April 11, 3:40 p.m.
    4900 block of West Adams Boulevard Aggravated assault April 11, 3 a.m.
    3000 block of South La Brea Avenue Aggravated assault April 11, 2:25 a.m.
    2800 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Theft April 9, 6:50 p.m.
    2900 block of South La Brea Avenue Theft April 9, 8 a.m.
    5200 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft April 7, 7:20 p.m.
    5000 block of Exposition Boulevard Aggravated assault April 7, 1:50 p.m.
    5300 block of Homeside Avenue Aggravated assault April 6, 9:45 p.m.
    5300 block of Homeside Avenue Aggravated assault April 6, 9:45 p.m.
    2800 block of South Rimpau Boulevard Theft from vehicle April 6, 7:30 p.m.
    South La Brea Avenue and Exposition Boulevard Aggravated assault April 6, 7:45 a.m.

    Six-month summary

    101 violent
    crimes
    193 property
    crimes
    128.6 crimes
    per 10,000 people

    Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

    Violent crimes: 22/209
    West Adams
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    Property crimes: 113/209
    West Adams
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    Crime types

    Violent crimes (101)
    Property crimes (193)

    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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