LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
July, 1998

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The gang crime totals were prepared by the bureau CRASH units and this report was compiled by Detective Support Division

Gang-Related Crimes


CRIME


CATEGORY

THIS MONTH

LAST MONTH

YR-TO-
DATE

LAST
YTD

% CHG
LAST
YTD

5YR
TREND

% CHG TO
5YR TREND

1

Homicide

15

16

84

119

-29.4

154.6

-45.7

2

Attempt Homicide

34

47

190

246

-22.8

259.8

-26.9

3

Felony Assault

220

183

1,284

1,500

-14.4

1,626.0

-21.0

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

18

8

102

79

29.1

83.0

22.9

5

Robbery

284

250

1,864

2,547

-26.8

2,289.4

-18.6

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

10

11

64

92

-30.4

87.0

-26.4

7

Kidnap

6

1

35

48

-27.1

40.2

-12.9

8

Rape

4

5

44

53

-17.0

55.6

-20.9

9

Arson

0

1

3

7

-57.1

5.6

-46.4

10

** Witness Intimidation

40

37

230

282

-18.4

157.0

46.5

11

Extortion

3

2

9

17

-47.1

12.0

-25.0

12

*** Carjacking

20

9

87

74

17.6

72.4

20.2

 

TOTAL

654

570

3,996

5,064

-21.1

4,842.6

-17.5

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

53

45

40

38

5.3

YTD TOTAL

243

398

198

355

-44.2

 

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

40,943

Crip

107

15,761

Blood

43

5,740

Asian

32

2,153

Stoner

16

763

White

5

726

TOTALS:

407

66,086

*     Includes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers
**   Includes Terrorist Threats
*** Carjacking only statted from May, 1995


JULY 1998, SUMMARY REPORT
GANG-RELATED CRIMES

August 20, 1998


GEOGRAPHIC
AREA


THIS MONTH


LAST MONTH


YEAR-TO-
DATE


LAST
YTD


% CHG
LYTD

YR-TO-
DATE
5YR TREND

YTD % CHG
TO 5YR TREND

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: CENTRAL ***
CENTRAL

31

31

137

67

104.5

79.8

71.7

HOLLENBECK

78

66

440

566

- 22.3

508.2

-13.4

NEWTON

62

66

391

309

26.5

365.4

7.0

NORTHEAST

71

40

358

314

14.0

365.8

- 2.1

RAMPART

39

44

307

482

- 36.3

439.8

-30.2

BUREAU TOTALS:

280

247

1,633

1,738

- 6.0

1,759.0

- 7.2

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***
77TH STREET

79

70

436

384

13.5

414.6

5.5

HARBOR

55

44

296

181

63.5

234.6

26.2

SOUTHEAST

38

44

244

874

-72.1

428.8

-43.1

SOUTHWEST

50

34

296

592

-50.0

430.8

-31.3

BUREAU TOTALS:

222

192

1,272

2,031

-37.4

1,508.8

-15.7

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***
DEVONSHIRE

21

11

122

104

17.3

130.8

- 6.7

FOOTHILL

17

13

146

193

-24.4

225.6

-35.3

NO. HOLLYWOOD

19

21

158

141

12.1

182.4

-13.4

VAN NUYS

31

18

204

159

28.3

221.2

- 7.8

WEST VALLEY

16

31

129

98

31.6

154.4

-16.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

104

94

759

695

9.2

914.4

-17.0

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***
HOLLYWOOD

20

16

102

236

-56.8

232.6

-56.1

PACIFIC

7

5

72

103

-30.1

106.4

-32.3

WEST LOS ANGELES

0

6

30

53

-43.4

64.4

-53.4

WILSHIRE

21

10

128

206

-37.9

254.4

-49.7

BUREAU TOTALS:

48

37

332

598

-44.5

657.8

-49.5