This week’s review of CrimeMapping.com revealed numerous robberies and attempted robberies in Boyle Heights and neighboring East Los Angeles. Burglaries and vehicle theft remained a problem across the south sides of Echo Park and Silver Lake. Meanwhile, there was a cluster of several crimes located near Verdugo Road in Glassell Park. Here are some details:
Angeleno Heights, Echo Park & Silver Lake
The south side of Sunset Boulevard was once active when it came to burglaries and stolen vehicles. At least nine burglaries were reported in that general area during between Dec. 10 and Dec. 16, according to CrimeMapping.com. Two burglaries and an attempted burglary were also reported in the northwest corner of Silver Lake during the same period. In Echo Park, four vehicles were reported stolen in the area south of the Hollywood Freeway.
At least five robberies were reported across Boyle Heights during the past week, according to CrimeMapping.com. Most of the robberies took place in the evening, but a robbery in the 2500 block of Whittier Boulevard was reported at about 9 a.m.
East Los Angeles
Robbers were also active in East Los Angeles, with reports of five robberies or attempted robberies reported to the L.A. County Sheriff, according to CrimeMapping.com. One of the robberies, which took place at near Telegraph Road and Fetterly Avenue, involved a carjacking.
A pocket of Glassell Park between Verdugo Road and Avenue 31 got hit with several crimes last week ranging from burglaries and a robbery to vehicle theft and break-ins, according to CrimeMapping.com
Four petty thefts, including a case of shoplifting, were reported near Figueroa Street, according to CrimeMapping.com