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Westlake

Latest complete week May 14–May 20

16 violent
crimes
37 property
crimes
4.5 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between May 14 and May 20, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Westlake averaged 19.2 violent crimes and 44.6 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 4.5 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown and lower than Echo Park, Pico-Union, Downtown, Silver Lake and East Hollywood.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 117,756 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
300 block of Lucas Avenue Burglary May 20, 11 p.m.
1500 block of Miramar Street Robbery May 20, 9 p.m.
7th and Witmer streets Theft May 20, 7 p.m.
100 block of Glendale Boulevard Theft from vehicle May 20, 2 p.m.
600 block of Saint Paul Avenue Burglary May 20, 11 a.m.
5th Street and Virgil Avenue Burglary May 20, 11 a.m.
2200 block of West 6th Street Robbery May 20, 11 a.m.
1200 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft May 20, 7:50 a.m.
Alvarado and 6th Street Theft May 20, 6:40 a.m.
Wilshire and Alvarado Theft from vehicle May 20, 6 a.m.
1200 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle May 20, 2 a.m.
100 block of South Reno Street Theft from vehicle May 20, 1:30 a.m.
700 block of Hartford Avenue Theft May 19, 11:30 p.m.
Wilshire and Sunset places Grand theft auto May 19, 7 p.m.
1300 block of West 2nd Street Theft May 19, 6 p.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle May 19, 6 p.m.
1200 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle May 19, 1:55 p.m.
300 block of South Reno Street Grand theft auto May 19, 2:30 a.m.
Olympic Boulevard and Hoover Street (Deleted) Aggravated assault May 18, 8:30 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Aggravated assault May 18, 10:35 a.m.
400 block of South Bonnie Brae Street Theft May 18, 10 a.m.
2100 block of West 6th Street Robbery May 18, 9:40 a.m.
300 block of North Alvarado Street Rape May 18, 7:30 a.m.
900 block of South Lake Street Grand theft auto May 18, 5:30 a.m.
1400 block of West 3rd Street Aggravated assault May 18, 2 a.m.
1400 block of West 3rd Street Aggravated assault May 18, 2 a.m.
100 block of South Coronado Street Burglary May 18, 1:30 a.m.
Lucas and 6th Street Theft from vehicle May 17, 9:30 p.m.
1900 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft May 17, 8 p.m.
600 block of South Union Avenue Theft May 17, 12:30 p.m.
Witmer Street and James M Wood Aggravated assault May 17, 5:40 a.m.
Belmont Avenue and Beverly Boulevard Robbery May 16, 9:30 p.m.
Beverly Boulevard and Rosemont Avenue Theft from vehicle May 16, 8 p.m.
James M Wood and Alvarado Robbery May 16, 4:20 p.m.
2000 block of West 7th Street Aggravated assault May 16, 2:50 p.m.
2300 block of West 3rd Street (Deleted) Theft from vehicle May 16, 12:30 p.m.
1500 block of West 2nd Street Theft May 16, 11 a.m.
La Fayette Park Place and 6th Street Aggravated assault May 16, 9:40 a.m.
200 block of North Westlake Avenue Theft from vehicle May 16, 8 a.m.
700 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery May 16, 6:55 a.m.
2300 block of West 2nd Street Theft from vehicle May 16, 1:40 a.m.
2200 block of Valley Street Theft from vehicle May 15, 8:30 p.m.
700 block of South Hoover Street (Deleted) Aggravated assault May 15, 8 p.m.
1600 block of Rockwood Street Theft May 15, 6:30 p.m.
500 block of South Carondelet Street Theft from vehicle May 15, 5 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft May 15, 4:25 p.m.
Loma Drive and Crown Hill Grand theft auto May 15, 4 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft from vehicle May 15, noon
Bonnie Brae and 5th streets Aggravated assault May 15, 8:15 a.m.
2700 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft May 15, 2 a.m.
Olympic and Alvarado Street Theft from vehicle May 15, 1:20 a.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft May 14, 6 p.m.
Union Drive and 6th Street Theft from vehicle May 14, 4 p.m.
James M Wood Boulevard and Park View Aggravated assault May 14, 11 a.m.
100 block of North Commonwealth Avenue Grand theft auto May 14, 10:30 a.m.
100 block of North Commonwealth Avenue (Deleted) Grand theft auto May 14, 10:30 a.m.
Hoover and Francis Robbery May 14, 9 a.m.
700 block of South Carondelet Street Burglary May 14, 4:30 a.m.

Six-month summary

544 violent
crimes
1,233 property
crimes
150.9 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 28/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 107/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (544)
Property crimes (1,233)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Westlake is covered by three police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
Central L.A.P.D. 251 E. 6th St. 213-485-3294
Olympic L.A.P.D. 1130 S. Vermont Ave. 213-382-9102
Rampart L.A.P.D. 1401 W. 6th St. 213-484-3400

Westlake

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Central L.A. region of Los Angeles County. It contains Historic Filipinotown, Lafayette Park, MacArthur Park and Temple-Beaudry.
The neighboring communities are Downtown, East Hollywood, Echo Park, Koreatown, Pico-Union and Silver Lake.
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