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Latest complete week Oct. 19–Oct. 25

26 violent
crimes
46 property
crimes
6.1 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Oct. 19 and Oct. 25, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Westlake averaged 16.3 violent crimes and 42.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 6.1 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown, 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
100 block of North Alvarado Street Aggravated assault Oct. 25, 8:30 p.m.
100 block of North Alvarado Street Aggravated assault Oct. 25, 8:30 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery Oct. 25, 7:10 p.m.
Beverly and Mountain View Grand theft auto Oct. 25, 6 p.m.
1800 block of West Olympic Boulevard Robbery Oct. 25, 5:35 p.m.
4th and Union Aggravated assault Oct. 25, 4 p.m.
4th and Union (Deleted) Aggravated assault Oct. 25, 2:30 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Oct. 25, 1:10 p.m.
Alvarado and 3rd streets Theft from vehicle Oct. 25, 10:45 a.m.
1300 block of West 3rd Street Burglary Oct. 25, 4 a.m.
400 block of Grand View Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 24, 10:30 p.m.
Court and Westlake Grand theft auto Oct. 24, 8:40 p.m.
400 block of South Occidental Boulevard Theft from vehicle Oct. 24, 8:30 p.m.
3000 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Oct. 24, 8:10 p.m.
1600 block of Wilshire Boulevard Burglary Oct. 24, 8 p.m.
2800 block of Leeward Avenue Burglary Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.
1800 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft Oct. 24, 6 p.m.
700 block of South Westlake Avenue Aggravated assault Oct. 24, 3 p.m.
200 block of North Alvarado Street Burglary Oct. 24, 10 a.m.
600 block of South Hoover Street Theft Oct. 24, 7 a.m.
600 block of South Lafayette Park Place Theft from vehicle Oct. 23, 8:30 p.m.
1500 block of West 6th Street Theft Oct. 23, 4:30 p.m.
200 block of Witmer Street Theft Oct. 23, 2:30 p.m.
2300 block of West 4th Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 23, noon
100 block of South Bonnie Brae Street Theft Oct. 23, 11:30 a.m.
100 block of South Hoover Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 23, 8 a.m.
1000 block of West 7th Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 23, 6 a.m.
900 block of South Bonnie Brae Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 22, 11:40 p.m.
1500 block of Rockwood Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 22, 10 p.m.
1100 block of Wilshire Boulevard Burglary Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m.
1000 block of Wilshire Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 22, 4:35 p.m.
Linwood and Hartford avenues Aggravated assault Oct. 22, 4:30 p.m.
Linwood and Hartford avenues Aggravated assault Oct. 22, 4:30 p.m.
Linwood and Hartford avenues Aggravated assault Oct. 22, 4:30 p.m.
1300 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Oct. 22, 3 p.m.
500 block of South Lake Street Burglary Oct. 22, 11:20 a.m.
700 block of South Westlake Avenue Burglary Oct. 22, 7:05 a.m.
200 block of North Reno Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 22, 2 a.m.
Belmont and Cortez Theft from vehicle Oct. 21, 8 p.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Burglary Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m.
3rd Street and Virgil Theft Oct. 21, 6:30 p.m.
6th and Alvarado streets Aggravated assault Oct. 21, 5:45 p.m.
600 block of South La Fayette Park Place Aggravated assault Oct. 21, 2:30 p.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Burglary Oct. 21, 10 a.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Burglary Oct. 21, 7 a.m.
Lake and 8th streets Theft from vehicle Oct. 20, 9:45 p.m.
1000 block of Wilshire Boulevard Robbery Oct. 20, 9:45 p.m.
2000 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 20, 9 p.m.
200 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Theft from vehicle Oct. 20, 4:30 p.m.
Wilshire Boulevard and Union Avenue Robbery Oct. 20, 3:30 p.m.
Wilshire Boulevard and Union Avenue Robbery Oct. 20, noon
200 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Grand theft auto Oct. 20, 10:40 a.m.
100 block of North Dillon Street Aggravated assault Oct. 20, 10:30 a.m.
100 block of North Dillon Street Aggravated assault Oct. 20, 10:30 a.m.
100 block of North Dillon Street Aggravated assault Oct. 20, 10:30 a.m.
100 block of North Dillon Street Aggravated assault Oct. 20, 10:30 a.m.
400 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Theft from vehicle Oct. 20, 10 a.m.
8th Street and Hoover Rape Oct. 20, 8 a.m.
8th Street and Columbia Avenue Robbery Oct. 20, 6:30 a.m.
8th Street and Union Avenue Robbery Oct. 20, 4:40 a.m.
3000 block of Beverly Boulevard Grand theft auto Oct. 20, 2 a.m.
4th and Virgil Theft from vehicle Oct. 19, 11:50 p.m.
600 block of South Coronado Street Theft Oct. 19, 9:20 p.m.
Union Avenue and Beverly Boulevard Robbery Oct. 19, 7:05 p.m.
Alvarado and 7th Street Robbery Oct. 19, 4 p.m.
100 block of South Virgil Avenue Burglary Oct. 19, 3:40 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Oct. 19, 2 p.m.
3rd Street and Lucas Robbery Oct. 19, 10:45 a.m.
2700 block of West Temple Street Burglary Oct. 19, 7:30 a.m.
1300 block of West 7th Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 19, 2:30 a.m.
Park View and 7th Street Robbery Oct. 19, 2:15 a.m.
7th and Hoover streets Aggravated assault Oct. 19, 1:40 a.m.
James M Wood Boulevard and Hoover Street Theft from vehicle Oct. 19, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

421 violent
crimes
1,025 property
crimes
122.8 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 35/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 110/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (421)
Property crimes (1,025)

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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