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MAPPING L.A. > Westside


Latest complete week Sept. 12–Sept. 18

0 violent
3 property
0.6 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 12 and Sept. 18, violent crime reports were about average and property crime reports fell.
  • Over the last three months, Westwood averaged 0.8 violent crimes and 11.3 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone 17 consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 0.6 crimes per 10,000 people is lower than in nearby Bel-Air, Beverly Crest, Brentwood, Sawtelle, Century City and West Los Angeles.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 52,041 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
1000 block of Westwood Boulevard Theft Sept. 17, 2:40 p.m.
10900 block of Santa Monica Boulevard Burglary Sept. 17, 3:59 a.m.
800 block of Hilgard Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m.

Six-month summary

20 violent
310 property
63.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 159/209
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Property crimes: 112/209
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Crime types

Violent crimes (20)
Property crimes (310)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Westwood is covered by one police jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
West Los Angeles L.A.P.D. 1663 Butler Ave. 310-444-0701


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