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Westlake

Latest complete week Sept. 16–Sept. 22

18 violent
crimes
52 property
crimes
5.9 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 16 and Sept. 22, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports rose.
  • Over the last three months, Westlake averaged 24.8 violent crimes and 42.1 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.9 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown, Echo Park and Pico-Union and lower than 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
Union and 8th Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 22, 10 p.m.
7th Street and Union Avenue Theft Sept. 22, 9:45 p.m.
100 block of South Carondelet Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 22, 8 p.m.
800 block of South Union Avenue Theft Sept. 22, 6 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Sept. 22, 4:30 p.m.
Beverly Boulevard and Reno Street Aggravated assault Sept. 22, 2:30 p.m.
200 block of South Reno Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 22, noon
6th Street and Benton Theft from vehicle Sept. 22, 10 a.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Sept. 22, 9 a.m.
1300 block of West 2nd Street Burglary Sept. 22, 8:30 a.m.
6th Street and Benton Way Theft from vehicle Sept. 21, 11:30 p.m.
6th and Alvarado streets Robbery Sept. 21, 8:30 p.m.
6th Street and Lake Aggravated assault Sept. 21, 6:45 p.m.
1900 block of West 8th Street Theft Sept. 21, 6:45 p.m.
200 block of North Alvarado Street Theft Sept. 21, 5:56 p.m.
100 block of South Benton Way Burglary Sept. 21, 5 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Sept. 21, 2:50 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Sept. 21, 2:10 p.m.
2500 block of West Olympic Boulevard Aggravated assault Sept. 21, 12:50 p.m.
200 block of South Lake Street Burglary Sept. 21, 9:15 a.m.
2nd Street and Emerald Theft from vehicle Sept. 21, 6:15 a.m.
2200 block of West 6th Street Theft Sept. 21, 2 a.m.
400 block of Union Drive Robbery Sept. 20, 8:30 p.m.
7th and Hoover streets Theft from vehicle Sept. 20, 8 p.m.
3rd Street and Alvarado Theft from vehicle Sept. 20, 8 p.m.
200 block of Welcome Street Grand theft auto Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m.
7th and Bonnie Brae streets Grand theft auto Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m.
Westmoreland Avenue and 8th Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 20, 6:20 p.m.
1800 block of West 3rd Street Theft Sept. 20, 6:15 p.m.
1700 block of West 7th Street Theft Sept. 20, 6 p.m.
600 block of South Rampart Boulevard Theft Sept. 20, 5:50 p.m.
Sunset Place and Hoover Rape Sept. 20, 5 p.m.
600 block of South Rampart Boulevard Burglary Sept. 20, 11:30 a.m.
Park View and 10th streets Aggravated assault Sept. 20, 8:30 a.m.
Garland and 7th Robbery Sept. 19, 10:25 p.m.
100 block of South Carondelet Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 19, 8:30 p.m.
900 block of South Westmoreland Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 19, 8 p.m.
600 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m.
200 block of South La Fayette Park Place Aggravated assault Sept. 19, 6:50 p.m.
2100 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 19, 6 p.m.
2300 block of West Temple Street Grand theft auto Sept. 18, 8 p.m.
400 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Sept. 18, 5:20 p.m.
8th Street and Grand View Robbery Sept. 18, 4:50 p.m.
Hartford Avenue and 5th Street Aggravated assault Sept. 18, 4:30 p.m.
3500 block of West Temple Street Theft Sept. 18, 1:30 p.m.
400 block of South Lafayette Park Place Theft Sept. 18, noon
400 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 18, 10 a.m.
100 block of North Rampart Boulevard Theft Sept. 18, 2 a.m.
Beverly and Vendome Robbery Sept. 18, 12:30 a.m.
200 block of Lucas Avenue Aggravated assault Sept. 17, 10:55 p.m.
600 block of South Union Avenue Theft Sept. 17, 8 p.m.
400 block of South Lake Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 17, 7 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Sept. 17, 6 p.m.
400 block of South Burlington Avenue Aggravated assault Sept. 17, 5:30 p.m.
3rd and Coronado streets Rape Sept. 17, 4 p.m.
1000 block of Wilshire Boulevard Robbery Sept. 17, 12:30 p.m.
1500 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Sept. 17, 8 a.m.
6th and Rampart Robbery Sept. 17, 4:30 a.m.
Olympic and Alvarado Grand theft auto Sept. 17, 1:15 a.m.
7th and Magnolia Theft from vehicle Sept. 17, 1 a.m.
600 block of South Rampart Boulevard Burglary Sept. 16, 11:45 p.m.
300 block of Columbia Avenue (Deleted) Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 11 p.m.
8th Street and Alvarado Theft Sept. 16, 10 p.m.
1600 block of West Temple Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 16, 8:30 p.m.
1600 block of West Temple Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 16, 6 p.m.
1500 block of Cambria Street Theft Sept. 16, 6 p.m.
Hoover Street and Sunset Place Aggravated assault Sept. 16, 5:30 p.m.
1600 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft Sept. 16, 4:45 p.m.
700 block of South Coronado Street Theft Sept. 16, 2 p.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 16, 4:30 a.m.
400 block of Grand View Street Theft Sept. 16, 4 a.m.

Six-month summary

546 violent
crimes
1,163 property
crimes
145.1 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 30/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 115/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (546)
Property crimes (1,163)

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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