LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
AUGUST, 2001

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

43

35

203

201

1.0

124.2

63.4

2

Attempt Homicide

75

80

454

411

10.5

296.8

53.0

3

Felony Assault

386

362

2238

1950

14.8

1530.0

46.3

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

22

15

106

66

60.6

87.6

21.0

5

Robbery

249

237

1556

1654

-5.9

1514.6

2.7

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

26

21

164

167

-1.8

106.0

54.7

7

Kidnap

4

6

36

47

-23.4

35.2

2.3

8

Rape

7

4

34

43

-20.9

43.6

-22.0

9

Arson

1

0

3

2

50.0

3.4

-11.8

10

** Witness Intimidation

80

68

552

345

60.0

304.6

81.2

11

Extortion

0

0

8

8

0

5.8

37.9

12

*** Carjacking

13

11

76

98

-22.4

86.6

-12.2

 

TOTAL

906

839

5430

4992

8.8

4138.4

31.2

 

VICTS THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH LAST YEAR

% CHANGE INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY SHOOTINGS

166

149

109

93

17.20

YTD TOTAL

947

1282

667

879

-24.12

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

1,747

Stoner

16

801

White

5

213

TOTALS:

407

57,406

* Includes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers
** Includes Terrorist Threats

AUGUST, 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

8

16

49

75

-34.7

67.8

-27.7

HOLLENBECK

41

53

268

437

-38.7

344.6

-22.2

NEWTON

104

85

526

345

52.5

353.4

48.8

NORTHEAST

76

110

568

490

15.9

342.0

66.1

RAMPART

75

60

450

378

19.0

316.8

42.0

BUREAU TOTALS:

304

324

1861

1725

7.9

1424.6

30.6

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

105

113

544

655

-16.9

498.0

9.2

HARBOR

68

58

342

216

58.3

208.8

63.8

SOUTHEAST

99

102

679

616

10.2

441.2

53.9

SOUTHWEST

54

51

329

255

29.0

280.6

17.2

BUREAU TOTALS:

326

324

1894

1742

8.7

1428.6

32.6

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

26

17

183

203

-9.9

157.6

16.1

FOOTHILL

46

23

250

209

19.6

186.6

34.0

NO. HOLLYWOOD

37

10

148

119

24.4

122.6

20.7

VAN NUYS

26

12

151

124

21.8

151.6

-0.4

WEST VALLEY

13

21

150

167

-10.2

124.8

20.2

BUREAU TOTALS:

148

83

882

822

7.3

743.2

18.7

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

48

41

258

231

11.7

156.8

64.5

PACIFIC

14

22

150

112

33.9

101.2

48.2

WEST LOS ANGELES

5

10

69

49

40.8

44.2

56.1

WILSHIRE

61

35

316

311

1.6

219.6

43.9

BUREAU TOTALS:

128

108

793

703

12.8

521.8

52.0