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Latest complete week Sept. 10–Sept. 16

2 violent
13 property
6.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 10 and Sept. 16, violent crime reports dipped and property crime reports jumped significantly.
  • Over the last three months, West Adams averaged 4.2 violent crimes and 7.3 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
3000 block of Virginia Road Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 3:15 p.m.
3400 block of Buckingham Road Grand theft auto Sept. 15, 6 p.m.
South La Brea Avenue and Exposition Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 15, 5:10 p.m.
5200 block of Exposition Boulevard Burglary Sept. 15, 4:40 p.m.
5100 block of West Jefferson Boulevard Theft Sept. 14, 8:30 p.m.
2400 block of South Harcourt Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 13, 8 p.m.
4900 block of West Adams Boulevard Theft Sept. 13, 11:30 a.m.
Westhaven and La Brea Theft Sept. 13, 2:30 a.m.
2600 block of South Orange Drive Theft Sept. 12, 2:40 p.m.
2800 block of Crenshaw Boulevard Aggravated assault Sept. 12, 12:10 p.m.
4900 block of Westhaven Street Burglary Sept. 12, 11:30 a.m.
2800 block of West View Street Grand theft auto Sept. 11, 4:30 p.m.
2600 block of South Rimpau Boulevard Theft Sept. 11, 6 a.m.
2700 block of South Redondo Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 10, 9 p.m.
5600 block of West Jefferson Boulevard Theft Sept. 10, 6:25 a.m.

Six-month summary

105 violent
194 property
130.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 24/209
West Adams
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Property crimes: 114/209
West Adams
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Crime types

Violent crimes (105)
Property crimes (194)

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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West Adams is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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