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Crime alerts for Tujunga, Elysian Valley and 13 other L.A. neighborhoods

September 12, 2013|By Ben Welsh and Thomas Suh Lauder, Los Angeles Times
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Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 15 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Eight neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Tujunga (A) was the most unusual, recording four reports compared with a weekly average of 0.8 over the last three months.

Elysian Valley (I) topped the list of seven neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded five property crimes compared with its weekly average of 1.5 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for Sept. 1–Sept. 7, the most recent seven days for which data are available. This post was automatically created by an algorithm written by the authors.

Violent crime up significantly NeighborhoodAverageReports  Tujunga 0.8 4  North Hollywood 5.2 12  Chatsworth 1.1 7  Valley Village 0.8 3  Northridge 2.2 5  San Pedro 4.2 9  Beverly Grove 1.4 3  Panorama City 6.5 11 Property crime up significantly NeighborhoodAverageReports  Elysian Valley 1.5 5  North Hills 17.2 29  Bel-Air 1.2 3  Mount Washington 5.5 9  Shadow Hills 3.8 7  Rancho Park 3.5 7  University Park 16.7 27 What triggers a crime alert? Learn about the process in the FAQ for our crime database.

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ben.welsh@latimes.com

thomas.lauder@latimes.com

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