LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
SEPTEMBER, 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

26

28

282

251

12.4

197.8

42.6

2

Attempt Homicide

62

53

582

535

8.8

451.4

28.9

3

Felony Assault

272

286

2655

2611

1.7

2218.8

19.7

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

7

8

80

118

-32.2

107.4

-25.5

5

Robbery

200

233

2003

1920

4.3

2052.8

-2.4

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

22

16

282

214

31.8

179.6

57.0

7

Kidnap

11

6

55

41

34.1

47.6

15.5

8

Rape

9

6

58

40

45.0

56.6

2.5

9

Arson

1

1

6

3

100.0

4.0

50.0

10

** Witness Intimidation

64

78

653

628

4.0

463.8

40.8

11

Extortion

0

1

5

8

-37.5

7.8

-35.9

12

Carjacking

14

15

156

95

64.2

137.8

13.2

 

TOTAL

688

731

6817

6464

5.5

5925.4

15.0

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

94

137

68

103

-34.0

YTD TOTAL

1097

1090

773

774

-0.1

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

32,646

Crip

107

12,789

Blood

43

5,060

Asian

32

1,734

Stoner

16

744

White

5

795

TOTALS:

407

53,768

* Includes Battery, ADW and Attempt Murders on Police Officers

** Includes Terrorist Threats

SEPTEMBER 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

5

2

58

54

7.4

81.0

-28.4

HOLLENBECK

75

59

603

484

24.6

509.0

183.5

NEWTON

46

57

492

602

-18.3

496.2

-0.8

NORTHEAST

55

82

761

674

12.9

545.6

39.5

RAMPART

66

61

545

507

7.5

453.8

20.1

BUREAU TOTALS:

247

261

2459

2321

5.9

2085.6

17.9

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

59

80

744

627

18.7

698.4

6.5

HARBOR

34

39

304

424

-28.3

299.8

1.4

SOUTHEAST

87

87

922

772

19.4

659.8

39.7

SOUTHWEST

26

33

391

385

1.6

381.0

2.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

206

239

2361

2208

6.9

2039.0

15.8

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

16

25

198

205

-3.4

213.4

-7.2

FOOTHILL

41

27

286

309

-7.4

266.8

7.2

NO. HOLLYWOOD

20

16

175

168

4.2

163.8

6.8

VAN NUYS

27

24

225

179

25.7

215.8

4.3

WEST VALLEY

6

10

110

164

-32.9

154.0

-28.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

110

102

994

1025

-3.0

1013.8

-2.0

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

46

39

340

282

20.6

242.6

40.1

PACIFIC

14

18

124

177

-29.9

139.0

-10.8

WEST LOS ANGELES

11

18

92

82

12.2

63.8

44.2

WILSHIRE

54

54

447

369

21.1

341.6

30.9

BUREAU TOTALS:

125

129

1003

910

10.2

787.0

27.4

*** BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

247

261

2459

2321

5.9

2085.6

17.9

SOUTH

206

239

2361

2208

6.9

2039.0

15.8

VALLEY

110

102

994

1025

-3.0

1013.8

-2.0

WEST

125

129

1003

910

10.2

787.0

27.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

688

731

6817

6464

5.5

5925.4

15.0