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    West Carson

    Latest complete week April 6–April 12

    • Crime reports provided by the L.A. County Sheriff lag behind events, in some cases for a few weeks. Sheriff's officials have said clerical staff shortages delay the processing of addresses needed to map crimes. Because of the delay, The Times’ Crime L.A. database does not provide short-term analysis or alerts about recent rises in crimes for areas patrolled by the sheriff.
    • Below is a list of crimes reported for West Carson in the latest seven days. Keep in mind that the number of crimes reported for this time period may increase over the coming weeks as the Sheriff provides additional data.
    Location Crime Date and time
    20400 block of South Hamilton Avenue Grand theft auto April 9, 11:36 p.m.
    900 block of West Rayland Drive Aggravated assault April 6, 10:30 p.m.
    21100 block of South Normandie Avenue Grand theft auto April 6, midnight

    Six-month summary

    33 violent
    227 property
    123.8 crimes
    per 10,000 people
    • Six-month summaries are based on the latest six months where data are available from all departments, Sept. 9, 2013 to March 9, 2014
    • Over the last six months, the rate of 123.8 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Carson and Harbor City and lower than Wilmington and Harbor Gateway.
    • The 2000 population count of 21,010 from the U.S. Census is used to calculate per-capita totals.

    Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

    Violent crimes: 79/209
    West Carson
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    Property crimes: 73/209
    West Carson
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    Crime types

    Violent crimes (33)
    Property crimes (227)

    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 Carson is covered by one police jurisdiction.
    Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
    Carson Sheriff 21356 S. Avalon Blvd. 310-830-1123

    West Carson

    is an unincorporated area in the Harbor region of Los Angeles County.
    The neighboring communities are Carson, Harbor City, Harbor Gateway and Wilmington.
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    West Carson is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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