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Sherman Oaks

Latest complete week Sept. 12–Sept. 18

1 violent
crime
26 property
crimes
4.1 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 dipped.
  • Over the last three months, Sherman Oaks averaged 2.3 violent crimes and 36.1 property crimes per week.
  • The neighborhood has gone six consecutive days without a violent crime report.
  • This week's rate of 4.1 crimes per 10,000 people is higher than in nearby Bel-Air, Beverly Crest, Brentwood, Valley Glen, Encino and Valley Village and lower than Studio City and Van Nuys.
  • A 2008 population estimate of 65,436 from the L.A. Department of City Planning is used to calculate per-capita totals.
Location Crime Date and time
13300 block of Valleyheart Drive Theft from vehicle Sept. 18, 2 p.m.
4700 block of Sunnyslope Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 18, 12:30 p.m.
4800 block of Fulton Avenue Burglary Sept. 18, 2 a.m.
4600 block of Buffalo Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 17, 11 p.m.
14400 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 17, 8:45 p.m.
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 17, 6:30 p.m.
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 17, 6:10 p.m.
13700 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 17, 12:25 p.m.
15000 block of Dickens Street Burglary Sept. 17, 7:30 a.m.
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 16, 5:05 p.m.
14800 block of Ventura Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 16, 1:15 p.m.
5400 block of Vesper Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 16, noon
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 15, 7:10 p.m.
14400 block of Weddington Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 15, 6:50 p.m.
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft from vehicle Sept. 15, 5:30 p.m.
15200 block of Hesby Street Burglary Sept. 15, 4:20 p.m.
14700 block of Burbank Boulevard Grand theft auto Sept. 15, 12:20 a.m.
5200 block of Matilija Avenue Grand theft auto Sept. 14, 5 a.m.
14900 block of Moorpark Street Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 10 p.m.
4500 block of Stern Avenue Theft Sept. 13, 3 p.m.
4700 block of Norwich Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 13, 12:01 a.m.
14000 block of Riverside Drive Theft Sept. 12, 8:20 p.m.
4300 block of Colbath Avenue Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 7 p.m.
5300 block of North Sepulveda Boulevard Theft from vehicle Sept. 12, 6 p.m.
4500 block of Van Nuys Boulevard Theft Sept. 12, 3:10 p.m.
14400 block of Burbank Boulevard Robbery Sept. 12, 2:25 p.m.
5300 block of Van Nuys Boulevard Theft Sept. 12, 2:12 p.m.

Six-month summary

61 violent
crimes
921 property
crimes
150.1 crimes
per 10,000 people

Neighborhood Rank Crimes Per 10,000 people

Violent crimes: 118/209
Sherman Oaks
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Property crimes: 35/209
Sherman Oaks
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Crime types

Violent crimes (61)
Property crimes (921)

Monthly totals Adjusted to 30 days

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes
— 500 — 0

Weekly totals

  • All crimes Violent crimes Property crimes

Police agency

  • Sherman Oaks is covered by four police jurisdictions.
Jurisdiction Department Address Phone
North Hollywood L.A.P.D. 11640 Burbank Blvd. 818-623-4016
Van Nuys L.A.P.D. 6240 Sylmar Ave. 818-374-9500
West Los Angeles L.A.P.D. 1663 Butler Ave. 310-444-0701
West Valley L.A.P.D. 19020 Vanowen St. 818-374-7611

Sherman Oaks

is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County.
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