Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Eastside Crime Watch

One man was murdered in Boyle Heights while a rape was reported in Lincoln Heights last week. There was also a surge in stolen vehicles - at least 20 - across Lincoln Heights and Montecito Heights. Here is a break down of some of the crimes committed during Nov. 9-Nov. 15 as found on the LAPD crime map and

Echo Park & Silver Lake (90026)
A pair of aggravated assaults on Bixel Street south of Temple on Nov. 14; assaults on Sunset Blvd. near Micheltorena Street in Silver Lake and an assault on Boylston Street near Dodger Stadium. Burglaries reported in the 1300 blocks of Lemoyne Street and Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park.

Lincoln Heights & Montecito Heights (90031)
A rape was reported on Nov. 12 on Workman Street near Manitou Avenue in Lincoln Heights; More than 20 vehicles were stolen across Lincoln Heights and Montecito Heights

El Sereno & Monterey Hills (90032)
Three stolen vehicles and two aggravated assaults were among the crimes reported.

Boyle Heights (90033)
A man was murdered Nov. 12 in the 2600 block of Michigan Avenue; There were five violent robberies across the neighborhood and reports of 10 stolen vehicles, with two reported near the south end of Hollenbeck Park

Atwater Village & Silver Lake (90039)

Three vehicle break-ins - two of them on or near Panorama Terrace - were reported in the northwest corner of Silver Lake; a burglary and vehicle break-in were reported in the northern part of Elysian Valley.

Eagle Rock (90041)
Violent robbery in the 2000 block of Fair Park Avenue and a burglary in the 4900 block of Genevieve Avenue were among the crimes reported.

Highland Park (90042)
Two stolen vehicles and a burglary were reported or or near Figueroa between Avenue 51 and York Blvd; a violent robbery and a personal theft reported on York Blvd.

Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mt. Washington (90065)
Two aggravated assaults on Idell Street in Cypress Park and one in Mt. Washington on Glen Muir near Avenue 44 were reported; Mt. Washington also had a burglary on Museum Drive and a stolen vehicle on Karelia Street.

This weekly report is based on the LAPD's online crime maps and police department reports filtered by ZIP code through There are sometimes discrepancies between the LAPD and EveryBlock statistics at the time when Eastside Crime Watch is compiled. Additional crimes might be added to the reports following the publication of this post.

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1 comment:

  1. There was something big going on in ER, North of Colorado and Eaglerock Blvd. I saw at least 11 police cars, with sirens and lights responding to something. I didn't stay to find out what was going on. Anyone have information?