LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
September, 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

11

17

128

164

-22.0

213.4

-40.0

2

Attempt Homicide

24

47

264

340

-22.4

356.6

-26.0

3

Felony Assault

172

205

1666

2021

-17.6

2160

-22.9

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

5

15

122

114

7.0

109.8

11.1

5

****Robbery

246

272

2387

3233

-26.2

2967.8

-19.6

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

19

6

89

130

-31.5

120.4

-26.1

7

Kidnap

3

3

41

57

-28.1

52.2

-21.5

8

Rape

3

11

58

82

-29.3

75.6

-23.3

9

Arson

0

0

3

11

-72.7

7.0

-57.1

10

** Witness Intimidation

25

40

297

366

-18.9

208.8

42.2

11

Extortion

3

1

13

29

-55.2

15.2

-14.5

12

*** Carjacking

20

24

131

107

22.4

108.2

21.1

 

TOTAL

531

641

5199

6654

-21.9

6395

-18.7

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

44

59

33

42

-21.43

YTD TOTAL

387

534

303

414

-26.81

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

41,068

Crip

107

15,795

Blood

43

5,790

Asian

32

2,158

Stoner

16

764

White

5

727

TOTALS:

407 66,302

     * Includes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers
   ** Includes Terrorist Threats
*** Carjacking only statted from May, 1995
**** YTD totals reflects additional robberies identified in DSD audit.


SEPTEMBER 1998, SUMMARY REPORT
GANG-RELATED CRIMES

October 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

8

18

163

117

39.3

108

50.9

HOLLENBECK

33

94

567

773

-26.6

698.4

-18.8

NEWTON

69

76

537

385

39.5

464.8

15.5

NORTHEAST

15

26

399

424

-5.9

465.4

-14.3

RAMPART

44

53

405

607

-33.3

615

-34.1

BUREAU TOTALS:

169

267

2071

2306

-10.2

2351.6

-11.9

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

63

62

567

435

30.3

564.8

0.4

HARBOR

27

37

359

262

37.0

303.0

18.5

SOUTHEAST

64

56

369

1108

-66.7

569.0

-35.1

SOUTHWEST

32

44

389

710

-45.2

536.6

-27.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

186

199

1684

2515

-33.0

1973.4

-14.7

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***
DEVONSHIRE

27

20

169

141

19.9

177.4

-4.7

FOOTHILL

30

26

202

280

-27.9

305.6

-33.9

NO. HOLLYWOOD

23

16

199

193

3.1

239

-16.7

VAN NUYS

34

34

272

209

30.1

285.6

-4.8

WEST VALLEY

17

14

160

160

0.0

207

-22.7

BUREAU TOTALS:

131

110

1002

983

1.9

1214.6

-17.5

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***
HOLLYWOOD

14

16

132

319

-58.6

314.4

-58.0

PACIFIC

13

19

104

174

-40.2

151.2

-31.2

WEST LOS ANGELES

1

9

40

90

-55.6

83.6

-51.2

WILSHIRE

17

21

166

267

-37.8

316

-47.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

45

65

442

850

-48.0

865.2

-48.9

* YTD totals reflects additional robberies identified in DSD audit.