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Latest complete week Oct. 8–Oct. 14

5 violent
crimes
19 property
crimes
10.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 8 and Oct. 14, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, West Adams averaged 3.9 violent crimes and 8.3 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 10.5 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
4600 block of West Adams Boulevard Burglary Oct. 14, 10 p.m.
Apple and Redondo Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 14, 7 p.m.
Chesapeake Avenue and Exposition Boulevard Theft from vehicle Oct. 14, 10 a.m.
La Brea and Adams boulevards Robbery Oct. 14, 9:05 a.m.
Vineyard Avenue and West Jefferson Boulevard Robbery Oct. 14, 8:55 a.m.
4800 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Oct. 13, 1:30 p.m.
2900 block of Potomac Avenue Burglary Oct. 13, 9 a.m.
2600 block of South La Brea Avenue (Deleted) Robbery Oct. 13, 1 a.m.
2600 block of South La Brea Avenue Robbery Oct. 13, 1 a.m.
2900 block of Palm Grove Avenue Burglary Oct. 12, 2:45 p.m.
5000 block of Exposition Boulevard Theft Oct. 12, noon
2900 block of South Harcourt Avenue Theft from vehicle Oct. 12, noon
3000 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Theft Oct. 12, 11 a.m.
28th Street and Virginia Road Grand theft auto Oct. 12, 9 a.m.
3400 block of Virginia Road Burglary Oct. 11, 7 p.m.
3400 block of Virginia Road Burglary Oct. 11, 6:20 p.m.
Crenshaw and West Adams boulevards Robbery Oct. 10, 11 p.m.
5200 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Exposition and Crenshaw boulevards Robbery Oct. 10, 10 a.m.
2600 block of West Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
2800 block of Chesapeake Avenue Grand theft auto Oct. 9, 5 p.m.
3000 block of Farmdale Avenue Grand theft auto Oct. 9, 2:52 p.m.
2500 block of Thurman Avenue Burglary Oct. 9, 9:45 a.m.
Spaulding Avenue and Adams Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 9, 9 a.m.
3000 block of West View Street Burglary Oct. 9, 6 a.m.
2800 block of South Harcourt Avenue Burglary Oct. 8, 6 p.m.

Six-month summary

108 violent
crimes
196 property
crimes
133.0 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 24/209
West Adams
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Property crimes: 109/209
West Adams
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Crime types

Violent crimes (108)
Property crimes (196)

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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