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Westlake

Latest complete week Jan. 9–Jan. 15

22 violent
crimes
45 property
crimes
5.7 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Jan. 9 and Jan. 15, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Westlake averaged 17.2 violent crimes and 39.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.7 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown, Echo Park, Downtown and East Hollywood and lower than Pico-Union and Silver Lake.
  • 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
8th and Alvarado streets Robbery Jan. 15, 7:50 p.m.
1100 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Jan. 15, 7:20 p.m.
3rd and Coronado streets Theft from vehicle Jan. 15, 7:15 p.m.
300 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 15, 7 p.m.
2300 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft Jan. 15, 5:45 p.m.
2100 block of West 7th Street Theft Jan. 15, 4:10 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Robbery Jan. 15, 2:49 p.m.
1800 block of West 3rd Street Theft Jan. 15, 2:30 p.m.
400 block of Rosemont Avenue Grand theft auto Jan. 15, 2:25 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Jan. 15, 12:40 p.m.
600 block of Lucas Avenue Grand theft auto Jan. 15, 11:20 a.m.
Olympic and Lake Grand theft auto Jan. 15, 11:20 a.m.
1700 block of West Temple Street Theft Jan. 15, 10:45 a.m.
700 block of South Bixel Street Burglary Jan. 15, 9:45 a.m.
700 block of South Westlake Avenue Aggravated assault Jan. 15, 9 a.m.
500 block of South Westlake Avenue Robbery Jan. 15, 8 a.m.
2000 block of James M Wood Boulevard Robbery Jan. 15, 7:50 a.m.
200 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 11:30 p.m.
Union and 7th avenues Grand theft auto Jan. 14, 11:30 p.m.
600 block of South Coronado Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 10 p.m.
James M Wood and Union Street Robbery Jan. 14, 9:10 p.m.
2400 block of West 8th Street Robbery Jan. 14, 8 p.m.
100 block of South Dillon Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 5:20 p.m.
100 block of South Dillon Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 5 p.m.
2500 block of West 8th Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 5 p.m.
8th Street and Westlake Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 14, 6:30 a.m.
800 block of South Westlake Avenue Robbery Jan. 14, 4 a.m.
2600 block of West 7th Street Theft Jan. 14, 3:30 a.m.
1800 block of West 5th Street Homicide Jan. 14, 2:07 a.m.
2600 block of West 7th Street Burglary Jan. 13, 10:35 p.m.
2000 block of West 8th Street Robbery Jan. 13, 10:15 p.m.
2700 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Jan. 13, 4:30 p.m.
1800 block of West 6th Street Theft Jan. 13, noon
500 block of South Rampart Boulevard Theft Jan. 13, 11 a.m.
6th Street and Alvarado Robbery Jan. 13, 2:05 a.m.
400 block of South Bonnie Brae Street Grand theft auto Jan. 12, 8 p.m.
500 block of South Union Avenue Theft Jan. 12, 8 p.m.
3300 block of West 2nd Street Grand theft auto Jan. 12, 7 p.m.
600 block of Saint Paul Avenue Theft Jan. 12, 1 p.m.
3000 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 12, 11:55 a.m.
3200 block of West 2nd Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m.
1300 block of Emerald Drive Burglary Jan. 11, 7:30 p.m.
1600 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Jan. 11, 9:10 a.m.
400 block of South Occidental Boulevard Aggravated assault Jan. 11, 6:15 a.m.
400 block of South Occidental Boulevard Aggravated assault Jan. 11, 6:15 a.m.
100 block of South Coronado Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 10, 9 p.m.
Alvarado and Wilshire Aggravated assault Jan. 10, 8:20 p.m.
Lake and Court Grand theft auto Jan. 10, 7 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Jan. 10, 6 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Jan. 10, 5:50 p.m.
300 block of North Union Avenue Theft from vehicle Jan. 10, 5 p.m.
600 block of Witmer Street Aggravated assault Jan. 10, 4:30 p.m.
2500 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 10, 2 p.m.
2600 block of West 6th Street Theft Jan. 10, 12:45 p.m.
Witmer and 2nd Street Aggravated assault Jan. 10, 11 a.m.
Witmer and 2nd Street Aggravated assault Jan. 10, 11 a.m.
300 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft Jan. 10, 4 a.m.
6th and Witmer Robbery Jan. 10, 1:20 a.m.
300 block of Loma Drive Rape Jan. 9, 10 p.m.
2700 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Jan. 9, 8:30 p.m.
3rd Street and Witmer Robbery Jan. 9, 7 p.m.
3200 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 9, 3 p.m.
3200 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft from vehicle Jan. 9, 3 p.m.
1500 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Jan. 9, 1 p.m.
2700 block of West 7th Street Theft from vehicle Jan. 9, 10 a.m.
700 block of South Union Avenue Robbery Jan. 9, 4:40 a.m.
800 block of South Westlake Avenue Robbery Jan. 9, 12:30 a.m.

Six-month summary

444 violent
crimes
1,060 property
crimes
127.7 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 32/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 112/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (444)
Property crimes (1,060)

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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