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Latest complete week Sept. 3–Sept. 9

3 violent
crimes
9 property
crimes
2.3 crimes
per 10,000 people
  • In the seven days between Sept. 3 and Sept. 9, violent crime reports jumped significantly and property crime reports were about average.
  • Over the last three months, Westwood averaged 1.1 violent crimes and 12.2 property crimes per week.
  • This week's rate of 2.3 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Beverly Crest and Century City and lower than Bel-Air, Brentwood, Sawtelle 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
400 block of Comstock Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 9, 10:30 p.m.
100 block of Hilgard Avenue Burglary Sept. 9, 5 p.m.
10700 block of Santa Monica Boulevard Rape Sept. 9, 12:40 p.m.
10500 block of Ohio Avenue Theft Sept. 8, 12:45 p.m.
1000 block of Glendon Avenue Theft Sept. 7, 10:15 a.m.
1400 block of South Sepulveda Boulevard Theft Sept. 7, 8 a.m.
10900 block of Le Conte Avenue Aggravated assault Sept. 6, 11:30 a.m.
900 block of Tiverton Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 5, 10 p.m.
Westwood and Wilshire Aggravated assault Sept. 5, 8:45 p.m.
10900 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 5, 8 a.m.
10900 block of Wilshire Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 4, 10:30 a.m.
1600 block of Greenfield Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 3, 11 p.m.
1200 block of Devon Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 3, 10 a.m.

Six-month summary

32 violent
crimes
350 property
crimes
73.4 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 184/209
Westwood
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Property crimes: 170/209
Westwood
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Crime types

Violent crimes (32)
Property crimes (350)

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

Westwood

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the Westside region of Los Angeles County. It contains Holmby Hills.
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