Vehicle break-ins appeared to be the most common crime last week but there was also a trio of aggravated assaults in Highland Park and seven violent robberies in Boyle Heights. Click on the link below for a break down of some of the crimes committed during March 8 – 14 as found on the LAPD crime map and EveryBlock.com:
Echo Park & Silver Lake (90026)
About a dozen vehicle break-ins and four residential burglaries (2 south of the 101) were reported across both neighborhoods. There was also aggravated assault in the 1600 block of Lemoyne Street in Echo Park.
Lincoln Heights & Montecito Heights (90031)
An aggravated assault was reported in the 100 block of W. Avenue 28.
El Sereno & Monterey Hills (90032)
More than 10 vehicle break-ins and two violent robberies were reported in El Sereno.
Boyle Heights (90033)
Seven violent robberies and three aggravated assaults were reported.
Atwater Village & Silver Lake (90039)
Two personal thefts near the Costco shopping center on Los Feliz Boulevard were reported
Eagle Rock (90041)
Two personal thefts and two aggravated assaults were reported.
Highland Park (90042)
Three aggravated assaults and four personal thefts were reported
Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mt. Washington (90065)
Three personal thefts were reported in Glassell Park. There was also a burglary in Mount Washington and three vehicle break-ins in Cypress Park.
This weekly report is based on the LAPD’s online crime maps and police department reports filtered by ZIP code through EveryBlock.com. There are often discrepancies between the LAPD and EveryBlock statistics at the time when Eastside Crime Watch is compiled. Some crimes also fail to show up but might be added to the reports following the publication of this post.
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