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Westlake

Latest complete week May 14–May 20

20 violent
crimes
42 property
crimes
5.3 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 17.1 violent crimes and 45.0 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.3 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown and East Hollywood and lower than Echo Park, Pico-Union, Downtown 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
Wilshire and Park View Robbery May 20, 11:05 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Aggravated assault May 20, 10:44 p.m.
Wilshire Boulevard and Park View Street (Deleted) Robbery May 20, 8:50 p.m.
Wilshire Boulevard and Park View Street Robbery May 20, 8:50 p.m.
3400 block of Council Street Aggravated assault May 20, 6:50 p.m.
James M Wood and Bonnie Brae Grand theft auto May 20, 6 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Aggravated assault May 20, 4:20 p.m.
400 block of South Rampart Boulevard Aggravated assault May 20, 3:20 p.m.
Wilshire Boulevard and Alvarado Aggravated assault May 20, 1 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery May 20, 9:10 a.m.
1200 block of West 6th Street Theft from vehicle May 20, 9 a.m.
Witmer and West 5th Street Aggravated assault May 20, 2:30 a.m.
300 block of South Alvarado Street Aggravated assault May 20, 1:25 a.m.
Laveta and Glendale Grand theft auto May 19, 10 p.m.
800 block of South Alvarado Street Theft May 19, 6:10 p.m.
400 block of South Occidental Boulevard Theft from vehicle May 19, 6 p.m.
500 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery May 19, 9:25 a.m.
1500 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft May 19, 7:30 a.m.
200 block of South Lafayette Park Place Theft from vehicle May 19, 4:35 a.m.
900 block of Magnolia Avenue Rape May 19, 2:30 a.m.
900 block of South Lake Street Theft from vehicle May 18, 10:45 p.m.
Union and 6th (Deleted) Aggravated assault May 18, 9 p.m.
Union and 6th Robbery May 18, 9 p.m.
100 block of North Benton Way Theft from vehicle May 18, 8:15 p.m.
200 block of South Coronado Street Burglary May 18, 11 a.m.
4th and Virgil Aggravated assault May 18, 1:25 a.m.
200 block of North Dillon Street Grand theft auto May 17, 11 p.m.
300 block of South Occidental Boulevard Theft from vehicle May 17, 10 p.m.
Rockwood and Union Theft May 17, 5 p.m.
8th and Alvarado streets Theft May 17, 12:55 p.m.
2300 block of Valley Street Theft from vehicle May 17, 12:01 a.m.
1800 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft May 16, 11 p.m.
900 block of South Hoover Street Theft from vehicle May 16, 10:30 p.m.
6th Street and Alvarado Robbery May 16, 9:30 p.m.
900 block of South Hoover Street (Deleted) Theft from vehicle May 16, 9 p.m.
2500 block of West 2nd Street Burglary May 16, 8:30 p.m.
700 block of South Union Avenue Grand theft auto May 16, 6 p.m.
600 block of South Burlington Avenue Grand theft auto May 16, 6 p.m.
Council Street and Occidental Boulevard Aggravated assault May 16, 3:40 p.m.
Coronado and 8th Street Theft from vehicle May 16, 8 a.m.
200 block of South Coronado Street Theft May 16, 12:45 a.m.
Beverly and Witmer Theft from vehicle May 15, 10 p.m.
400 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle May 15, 9:30 p.m.
400 block of South Virgil Avenue Grand theft auto May 15, 9:30 p.m.
400 block of South Virgil Avenue Theft from vehicle May 15, 8 p.m.
300 block of Loma Drive Grand theft auto May 15, 7 p.m.
600 block of South Union Avenue Theft May 15, 7 p.m.
500 block of South La Fayette Park Place Theft from vehicle May 15, 5:45 p.m.
7th Street and Alvarado Grand theft auto May 15, 3:30 p.m.
1500 block of West 8th Street Theft May 15, 3:10 p.m.
300 block of Witmer Street Burglary May 15, 1 p.m.
Commonwealth Avenue and 1st Street Theft from vehicle May 15, 4 a.m.
400 block of South Occidental Boulevard Theft May 15, 2:30 a.m.
Union Avenue and Cambria Street Grand theft auto May 15, 2 a.m.
900 block of South Park View Street Aggravated assault May 14, 11:50 p.m.
1900 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft May 14, 5:10 p.m.
400 block of South Virgil Avenue Grand theft auto May 14, noon
Valencia and Cambria Theft from vehicle May 14, 11:40 a.m.
1300 block of West 7th Street Theft May 14, 4 a.m.
700 block of Garland Avenue Burglary May 14, 3:20 a.m.
3rd and Alvarado Robbery May 14, 2:35 a.m.
700 block of South Bixel Street Aggravated assault May 14, 2:30 a.m.
8th and Union streets Aggravated assault May 14, 1:15 a.m.
600 block of South Union Avenue Theft May 14, 12:30 a.m.
700 block of South Carondelet Street Theft May 14, 12:01 a.m.

Six-month summary

492 violent
crimes
1,187 property
crimes
142.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 35/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 115/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (492)
Property crimes (1,187)

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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