LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
MARCH, 2002

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

39

19

103

59

74.6

53.0

94.3

2

Attempt Homicide

60

72

204

147

38.8

128.4

58.9

3

Felony Assault

318

274

865

704

22.9

652.4

32.6

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

14

5

19

38

-50.0

34.2

-44.4

5

Robbery

197

223

683

508

34.4

681.4

0.2

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

53

30

123

64

92.2

55.2

122.8

7

Kidnap

6

5

20

12

66.7

20.4

-2.0

8

Rape

2

10

22

10

120.0

19.2

14.6

9

Arson

0

0

0

0

0.0

0.4

-100.0

10

** Witness Intimidation

63

70

196

164

19.5

122.4

60.1

11

Extortion

3

0

3

6

-50.0

2.8

7.1

12

Carjacking

18

18

54

29

86.2

41.8

29.2

 

TOTAL

773

726

2292

1741

31.6

1811.6

26.5

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

149

105

108

81

33.3

YTD TOTAL

416

264

293

191

53.4

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

34,389

Crip

107

13,383

Blood

43

5,386

Asian

32

1,773

Stoner

16

796

White

5

705

TOTALS:

407

56,432

* Inlcudes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers

** Includes Terrorist Threats

 

MARCH, 2002, 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

9

4

18

12

50.0

28.6

-37.1

HOLLENBECK

47

58

173

125

38.4

139.0

24.5

NEWTON

56

57

170

99

71.7

138.8

22.5

NORTHEAST

107

90

276

169

63.3

157.2

75.6

RAMPART

53

67

196

126

55.6

135.4

44.8

BUREAU TOTALS:

272

276

833

531

56.9

599.0

39.1

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

86

84

269

163

65.0

241.2

11.5

HARBOR

30

26

96

109

-11.9

83.0

15.7

SOUTHEAST

126

95

346

238

45.4

216.0

60.2

SOUTHWEST

38

33

119

112

6.3

122.0

-2.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

280

238

830

622

33.4

662.2

25.3

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

32

20

76

66

15.2

64.8

17.3

FOOTHILL

35

36

108

83

30.1

85.0

27.1

NO. HOLLYWOOD

20

23

57

59

-3.4

58.4

-2.4

VAN NUYS

13

22

57

60

-5.0

67.6

-15.7

WEST VALLEY

16

14

40

50

-20.0

47.6

-16.0

BUREAU TOTALS:

116

115

338

318

6.3

323.4

4.5

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

41

30

108

74

45.9

72.6

48.8

PACIFIC

8

18

35

63

-44.4

41.4

-15.5

WEST LOS ANGELES

4

10

25

26

-3.8

18.8

33.0

WILSHIRE

52

39

123

107

15.0

94.2

30.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

105

97

291

270

7.8

227.0

28.2

*** BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

272

276

833

531

56.9

559.0

39.1

SOUTH

280

238

830

622

33.4

662.2

25.3

VALLEY

116

115

338

318

6.3

323.4

4.5

WEST

105

97

291

270

7.8

227.0

28.2

BUREAU TOTALS:

773

726

2292

1741

31.6

1811.6

26.5