LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
MAY, 2001

The gang crime totals were prepared by the bureau SEU 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

16

28

105

85

23.5

61.6

70.5

2

Attempt Homicide

54

48

240

205

17.1

156.4

53.5

3

Felony Assault

281

209

1185

1052

12.6

887.6

33.5

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

20

2

60

48

25.0

55.8

7.5

5

Robbery

188

178

829

1000

-17.1

962.8

-13.9

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

21

26

108

66

63.6

60.6

78.2

7

Kidnap

4

3

19

32

-40.6

23.4

-18.8

8

Rape

6

3

17

25

-32.0

27.6

-38.4

9

Arson

0

2

2

0

***Not Calculable

1.8

11.1

10

** Witness Intimidation

76

47

290

200

45.0

173.2

67.4

11

Extortion

1

1

8

4

100.0

5.0

60.0

12

Carjacking

5

5

37

53

-30.2

49.2

-24.8

 

TOTAL

672

552

2900

2770

4.7

2465.0

17.6

 

VICTS THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH LAST YEAR

% CHANGE INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY SHOOTINGS

113

100

89

67

32.8

YTD TOTAL

504

415

369

278

32.7

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

36,037

Crip

107

13,247

Blood

43

5,366

Asian

32

1,742

Stoner

16

801

White

5

213

TOTALS:

407

57,406

* Includes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers
** Includes Terrorist Threats
*** A percentage increase cannot be statistically calculated for an increase from zero.

MAY, 2001, SUMMARY REPORT
GANG-RELATED CRIMES

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

5

3

20

58

-65.5

37.8

-47.1

HOLLENBECK

27

21

119

227

-47.6

192.8

-38.3

NEWTON

80

75

252

153

64.7

193.8

30.0

NORTHEAST

77

62

308

236

30.5

201.2

53.1

RAMPART

83

59

265

217

22.1

192.2

37.9

BUREAU TOTALS:

272

220

964

891

8.2

817.8

17.9

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

46

59

266

360

-26.1

311.0

-14.5

HARBOR

25

25

158

109

45.0

115.4

36.9

SOUTHEAST

70

56

364

375

-2.9

279.0

30.5

SOUTHWEST

40

34

186

164

13.4

184.2

1.0

BUREAU TOTALS:

181

174

974

1008

-3.4

889.6

9.5

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

33

11

110

111

-0.9

94.0

17.0

FOOTHILL

25

23

131

146

-10.3

110.4

18.7

NO. HOLLYWOOD

17

13

89

74

20.3

79.6

11.8

VAN NUYS

31

8

96

76

26.3

94.2

1.9

WEST VALLEY

17

13

80

98

-18.4

71.8

11.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

123

68

506

505

0.2

450.0

12.4

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

30

22

126

128

-1.6

88.8

41.9

PACIFIC

20

16

99

62

59.7

59.0

67.8

WEST LOS ANGELES

7

14

47

28

67.9

26.0

80.8

WILSHIRE

39

38

184

148

24.3

132.8

38.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

96

90

456

366

24.6

306.6

48.7