Reported Annual Crime In South Los Angeles

StatisticReportedincidentsSouth Los Angeles/100k peopleLos Angeles/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime132,1254,754 (estimate)3,2972,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidentsSouth Los Angeles/100k peopleLos Angeles/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder281n/a7.04.65.3
Rape2,455n/a61.337.241.7
Robbery10,814n/a269.9143.298.0
Assault16,957n/a423.2264.2248.9
Violent crime30,5071,723 (estimate)761449383
Burglary16,668n/a416.0446.9430.4
Theft65,757n/a1,641.01,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft19,193n/a479.0425.9237.4
Property crime101,6183,031 (estimate)2,5362,4972,362
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The South Los Angeles crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in South Los Angeles as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The South Los Angeles crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in South Los Angeles is 73% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.02 daily crimes that occur in South Los Angeles.
  • South Los Angeles is safer than 19% of the cities in the California.
  • In South Los Angeles you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Los Angeles has increased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In South Los Angeles (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South Los Angeles

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South Los Angeles is 1 in 59
The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Los Angeles is 1 in 33
The chance of being a victim of crime in South Los Angeles is 1 in 22

Year Over Year Crime In Los Angeles (per 100,000 people)

Los Angeles police department

ItemSouth Los AngelesLos AngelesCalifornia
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,95651,506
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.43.6

Sex offenders in California

StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
San Pasqual, CA2,01770392462
Rose Hills, CA3,033101562663
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58222918940
Ladera Heights, CA7,195146812958
Marina del Rey, CA9,7821588761,034
Sierra Madre, CA11,067729751,047
East Pasadena, CA6,1591618931,054
Los Angeles, CA3,918,8727612,5363,297

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Chicago, IL2,714,0171,0993,2644,363
Houston, TX2,240,5821,0954,1285,224
Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389483,0634,011
Phoenix, AZ1,555,3247613,6714,432
San Antonio, TX1,439,3587074,8455,552
Los Angeles, CA3,918,8727612,5363,297
Source: The South Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.
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