LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
MAY, 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
5YR
AVERAGE

YTD% CHG
5YR
AVERAGE

1

Homicide

24

30

158

105

50.5

91.6

72.5

2

Attempt Homicide

58

81

343

255

34.5

218.4

57.1

3

Felony Assault

288

258

1411

1204

17.2

1119.0

26.1

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

7

15

41

60

-31.7

62.4

-34.3

5

Robbery

188

223

1096

927

18.2

1105.4

-0.9

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

26

35

184

113

62.8

94.6

94.5

7

Kidnap

7

4

31

19

63.2

28.0

10.7

8

Rape

6

6

34

19

78.9

31.8

6.9

9

Arson

2

1

3

2

50.0

2.2

36.4

10

** Witness Intimidation

83

59

337

290

16.2

230.0

46.5

11

Extortion

0

0

3

8

-62.5

4.4

-31.8

12

Carjacking

22

18

94

40

135.0

65.8

42.9

 

TOTAL

711

730

3735

3042

22.8

3053.6

22.3

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

104

118

74

92

-19.6

YTD TOTAL

645

510

454

373

21.7

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

33,551

Crip

107

13,006

Blood

43

5,218

Asian

32

1,733

Stoner

16

777

White

5

740

TOTALS:

407

55,025

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

GEOGRAPHIC
AREA

THIS MONTH

LAST MONTH

YEAR-TO
-DATE

LAST
YTD

% CHG
LYTD

YTD
5YR AVERAGE

YTD % CHG
5YR AVERAGE

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: CENTRAL ***

CENTRAL

6

2

26

20

30.0

41.8

-37.8

HOLLENBECK

71

64

308

239

28.9

239.6

28.5

NEWTON

28

62

258

253

2.0

234.2

10.2

NORTHEAST

74

78

428

308

39.0

280.2

52.7

RAMPART

54

43

294

270

8.9

236.2

24.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

233

249

1314

1090

20.6

1032.0

27.3

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

83

75

427

268

59.3

387.4

10.2

HARBOR

29

23

148

161

-8.1

137.8

7.4

SOUTHEAST

98

106

550

394

51.1

356.2

54.4

SOUTHWEST

49

50

218

186

17.2

208.6

4.5

BUREAU TOTALS:

259

254

1343

979

37.2

1090.0

23.2

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

21

16

114

112

1.8

114.8

-0.70

FOOTHILL

27

21

156

131

19.1

136.8

14.0

NO. HOLLYWOOD

20

27

104

89

16.9

95.0

9.5

VAN NUYS

29

23

109

104

4.8

110.8

-1.6

WEST VALLEY

4

21

66

81

-18.5

80.8

-18.3

BUREAU TOTALS:

101

108

549

517

6.2

538.2

2.0

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

36

32

177

126

40.5

117.0

51.3

PACIFIC

16

19

70

99

-29.3

70.4

-0.6

WEST LOS ANGELES

5

16

46

47

-2.1

34.2

34.5

WILSHIRE

61

52

236

184

28.3

170.8

38.2

BUREAU TOTALS:

118

119

529

456

16.0

392.4

34.8

*** BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

233

249

1314

1090

20.6

1032.0

27.3

SOUTH

259

254

1343

979

37.2

1090.0

23.2

VALLEY

101

108

549

517

6.2

538.2

2.0

WEST

118

119

529

456

16.0

392.4

34.8

BUREAU TOTALS:

711

730

3735

3042

22.8

3053.6

22.3