LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
APRIL, 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

YTD
5 YR AVRGE

YTD % CHG
5 YR AVRGE

1

Homicide

28

39

131

88

48.9

70

87.1

2

Attempt Homicide

80

60

284

195

45.6

171.6

65.5

3

Felony Assault

258

318

1123

924

21.5

869.4

29.2

4

* Attack on Police Officers

15

14

34

40

-15.0

48.2

-29.5

5

Robbery

221

196

903

708

27.5

893.8

1.0

6

Shot Inhabited Dwell

35

53

158

90

75.6

76

107.9

7

Kidnap

4

6

24

15

60.0

24.8

-3.2

8

Rape

6

2

28

13

115.4

24.2

15.7

9

Arson

1

0

1

2

-50.0

1.4

-28.6

10

**Witness Intimidation

55

63

250

211

18.5

164

52.4

11

Extortion

0

3

3

7

-57.1

3.4

-11.8

12

Carjacking

18

18

72

35

105.7

53.6

34.3

TOTAL

721

772

3011

2328

29.3

2400.4

25.4

 

VICTIMS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE BY SHOOTINGS

125

128

87

90

-3.3

YTD TOTAL

 

541

392

380

281

35.2

 

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

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

APRIL 2002
SUMMARY REPORT
GANG-RELATED CRIME

GEOGRAPHIC
AREA

THIS
MONTH

LAST
MONTH

YEAR TO
DATE

LAST
YTD

% CHG
LYTD

YTD
5 YR AVRGE

YTD % CHG
5 YR AVRGE

***GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: CENTRAL ***

CENTRAL

2

9

20

15

33.33

35.8

-44.1

HOLLENBECK

62

47

235

176

33.5

184.4

27.4

NEWTON

62

55

230

174

32.2

190.4

20.8

NORTHEAST

78

107

354

231

53.2

216.4

63.6

RAMPART

43

53

239

184

29.9

180.2

32.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

247

271

1078

780

38.2

807.2

33.5

***GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

75

86

344

223

54.3

305.2

12.7

HARBOR

21

30

117

135

-13.3

109.4

6.9

SOUTHEAST

106

126

452

294

53.7

282.6

59.9

SOUTHWEST

50

38

169

146

15.8

164.2

2.9

BUREAU TOTALS:

252

280

1082

798

35.6

861.4

25.6

***GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

16

32

92

78

17.9

89.8

2.45

FOOTHILL

21

35

129

109

18.3

107.2

20.3

NORTH HOLLYWOOD

26

20

83

72

15.3

75.4

10.1

VAN NUYS

23

13

80

68

17.6

89

-10.1

WEST VALLEY

18

16

58

63

-7.9

61.4

-5.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

104

116

442

390

13.3

422.8

4.5

***GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

32

41

140

96

45.8

92.2

51.8

PACIFIC

19

8

54

79

-31.6

56

-3.6

WEST LOS ANGELES

16

4

41

40

2.5

28.4

44.4

WILSHIRE

51

52

174

145

20.0

132.4

31.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

118

105

409

360

13.6

309

32.4

***BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

247

271

1078

780

38.2

807.2

33.5

SOUTH

252

280

1082

798

35.6

861.4

25.6

VALLEY

104

116

442

390

13.3

422.8

4.5

WEST

118

105

409

360

13.6

309

32.4

BUREAUS TOTALS:

721

772

3011

2328

29.3

2400.4

25.4