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Westlake

Latest complete week Aug. 14–Aug. 20

23 violent
crimes
38 property
crimes
5.2 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Aug. 14 and Aug. 20, both violent and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Westlake averaged 22.4 violent crimes and 41.5 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 5.2 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Koreatown, Echo Park, Pico-Union and East Hollywood and lower than 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
Scout and Rosemont Theft from vehicle Aug. 20, 10 p.m.
Alvarado and James M Wood Grand theft auto Aug. 20, 9 p.m.
800 block of South Westlake Avenue Robbery Aug. 20, 9 p.m.
Emerald Avenue and Lucas Street Grand theft auto Aug. 20, 6:30 p.m.
2600 block of West 6th Street Robbery Aug. 20, 4:50 p.m.
1500 block of West 7th Street Robbery Aug. 20, 3:55 p.m.
Grand View and Ocean View Theft Aug. 20, 12:45 p.m.
400 block of South Lake Street Theft Aug. 20, 2:30 a.m.
1100 block of West 6th Street Aggravated assault Aug. 20, 12:50 a.m.
7th and Alvarado streets Robbery Aug. 20, 12:35 a.m.
La Fayette P Place and Wilshire Theft Aug. 19, 11:30 p.m.
500 block of Union Drive (Deleted) Aggravated assault Aug. 19, 9:10 p.m.
2100 block of West 3rd Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 19, 8 p.m.
Hoover Street and Beverly Boulevard Grand theft auto Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m.
300 block of Parkman Avenue Theft Aug. 19, 5:30 p.m.
500 block of South Lafayette Park Place Theft Aug. 19, 2:10 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Aug. 19, 1:35 p.m.
2000 block of Miramar Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 19, 10 a.m.
1800 block of West 7th Street Theft Aug. 19, 9:30 a.m.
Maryland and Alvarado Theft from vehicle Aug. 19, 9 a.m.
Alvarado and Beverly Theft Aug. 19, 7:45 a.m.
Alvarado and 7th Aggravated assault Aug. 18, 8 p.m.
Valencia and 7th Theft from vehicle Aug. 18, 6 p.m.
300 block of South Occidental Boulevard Theft Aug. 18, 1 p.m.
800 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery Aug. 18, 12:45 p.m.
200 block of South Coronado Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 18, 7 a.m.
500 block of South Bonnie Brae Street Robbery Aug. 18, 6 a.m.
7th and Carondelet Robbery Aug. 17, 11:50 p.m.
400 block of South La Fayette Park Place Theft Aug. 17, 11 p.m.
1300 block of West 5th Street Burglary Aug. 17, 11 p.m.
700 block of South Union Avenue Theft Aug. 17, 10:50 p.m.
400 block of South Lake Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 10:30 p.m.
Burlington and 6th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 10 p.m.
7th and Burlington Robbery Aug. 17, 9:25 p.m.
1900 block of West Olympic Boulevard Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 9 p.m.
Hoover Street and Lafayette Park Place Aggravated assault Aug. 17, 9 p.m.
500 block of South Rampart Boulevard Aggravated assault Aug. 17, 6:30 p.m.
1600 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft Aug. 17, 6 p.m.
James M Wood Boulevard and Westmoreland Robbery Aug. 17, 5:20 p.m.
2800 block of Leeward Avenue Theft Aug. 17, 4:25 p.m.
100 block of South Burlington Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 4 p.m.
7th and Alvarado Theft Aug. 17, 11:45 a.m.
300 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 17, 11:30 a.m.
8th and Coronado Robbery Aug. 17, 1:40 a.m.
100 block of Rosemont Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 17, 1:30 a.m.
200 block of South Lake Street Grand theft auto Aug. 16, 11 p.m.
1200 block of West 8th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 10 p.m.
7th and Carondelet Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 9 p.m.
400 block of Grand View Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 16, 7 p.m.
600 block of South La Fayette Park Place Aggravated assault Aug. 16, 7 p.m.
7th and Alvarado Aggravated assault Aug. 16, 6:40 p.m.
Alvarado and Valley Aggravated assault Aug. 15, 10 p.m.
100 block of South Burlington Avenue Theft from vehicle Aug. 15, 9 p.m.
1600 block of West 3rd Street Theft Aug. 15, 7:30 p.m.
400 block of Grand View Street (Deleted) Theft from vehicle Aug. 15, 7 p.m.
2600 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft from vehicle Aug. 15, 6 p.m.
1700 block of West 6th Street Theft Aug. 15, 3:50 p.m.
600 block of South Alvarado Street Robbery Aug. 15, 3 p.m.
2200 block of Beverly Boulevard Theft Aug. 15, 2:30 p.m.
2400 block of Beverly Boulevard Aggravated assault Aug. 15, 2:30 p.m.
2300 block of West 10th Street Theft from vehicle Aug. 15, 11 a.m.
100 block of South Park View Street Aggravated assault Aug. 15, 8:20 a.m.
600 block of South Commonwealth Avenue Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 8 a.m.
Commonwealth Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard (Deleted) Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 8 a.m.
Beverly Boulevard and Bonnie Brae Grand theft auto Aug. 15, 7 a.m.
Scout and Rosemont Theft from vehicle Aug. 14, 10 p.m.
800 block of South Alvarado Street Theft Aug. 14, 9:20 p.m.
Park View and Wilshire Theft Aug. 14, 3:40 p.m.
3rd Street and Grand View Robbery Aug. 14, 3:15 p.m.
Ocean View and Park View Grand theft auto Aug. 14, 2:30 a.m.
700 block of South Westlake Avenue Robbery Aug. 14, 1 a.m.

Six-month summary

539 violent
crimes
1,176 property
crimes
145.6 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 34/209
Westlake
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Property crimes: 115/209
Westlake
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Crime types

Violent crimes (539)
Property crimes (1,176)

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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Westlake is one of the 272 neighborhoods in Mapping L.A., The Times’ resource for crime, neighborhoods, demographics and schools.
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