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Crime alerts for Shadow Hills, Koreatown, 5 other L.A. neighborhoods

March 11, 2014|By Ben Welsh and Thomas Suh Lauder
  • Crime alerts for Shadow Hills, Koreatown and five other L.A. neighborhoods.
Crime alerts for Shadow Hills, Koreatown and five other L.A. neighborhoods. (Bing Maps )

Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in seven L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database.

Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Shadow Hills (A) was the most unusual, recording three reports compared with a weekly average of 0.4 over the last three months.

Koreatown (F) topped the list of two neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 53 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 32.8 over the last three months.

Alerts are based on an analysis of crime reports for the seven days ended Friday, the most recent period for which data are available. This post was automatically created by an algorithm.

Violent crime up significantly NeighborhoodAverageReports  Shadow Hills 0.4 3  Winnetka 1.5 5  Sun Valley 3.4 8  Leimert Park 2.5 4  University Park 1.9 5 Property crime up significantly NeighborhoodAverageReports  Koreatown 32.8 53  Gramercy Park 8.3 16 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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