LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
April, 2003

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
AVERAGE

% CHG TO
5YR AVERAGE

1

Homicide

9

26

79

135

-41.5

75.6

4.5

2

Attempt Homicide

66

86

289

285

1.4

212.8

35.8

3

Felony Assault

274

272

1022

1123

-9.0

936.6

9.1

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

14

6

23

34

-32.4

39.8

-42.2

5

Robbery

260

269

1049

909

15.4

886.0

18.4

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

12

15

59

157

-62.4

80.2

-26.4

7

Kidnap

5

5

22

24

-8.3

24.4

-9.8

8

Rape

1

2

10

29

-65.5

21.0

-52.4

9

Arson

0

0

1

1

0.0

1.4

-28.6

10

** Witness Intimidation

55

66

260

254

2.7

195.6

32.9

11

Extortion

0

4

8

3

166.7

4.4

81.8

12

Carjacking

17

13

60

72

16.7

56.2

6.8

 

TOTAL

713

764

2882

3026

-4.8

2534.0

13.7

 

 

VICTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

141

125

92

87

5.7

YTD TOTAL

490

540

316

379

-16.6

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

30,319

Crip

107

12,108

Blood

43

4,763

Asian

32

1,675

Stoner

16

692

White

5

915

TOTALS:

407

50,472

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

APRIL 2003, SUMMARY REPORT
GANG-RELATED CRIMES

GEOGRAPHIC
AREA

THIS MONTH

LAST MONTH

YEAR-TO-
DATE

LAST
YTD

% CHG
LYTD

YTD
5YR AVERAGE

% CHG
TO 5YR AVERAGE

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: CENTRAL ***

CENTRAL

6

21

38

20

90.0

30.6

24.2

HOLLENBECK

80

93

343

237

44.7

208.6

64.4

NEWTON

107

83

327

228

43.4

212.2

54.1

NORTHEAST

53

66

270

354

-23.7

230.8

17.0

RAMPART

42

45

190

242

-21.5

182.8

3.9

BUREAU TOTALS:

288

308

1168

1081

8.0

865.0

35.0

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

89

131

395

343

15.2

340.4

16.0

HARBOR

31

17

92

119

-22.7

99.4

-7.4

SOUTHEAST

51

69

207

453

-54.3

299.2

-30.8

SOUTHWEST

29

33

157

169

-7.1

160.8

-2.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

200

250

851

1084

-21.5

899.8

-5.4

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVON SHIRE

23

20

81

93

-12.9

90.4

-10.4

FOOTHILL

31

49

169

129

31.0

122.2

38.3

NO. HOLLYWOOD

23

19

88

84

4.8

73.0

20.5

VAN NUYS

21

27

102

80

27.5

81.2

25.6

WEST VALLEY

3

9

34

62

-45.2

56.4

-39.7

BUREAU TOTALS:

101

124

474

448

5.8

423.2

12.0

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

38

34

139

142

-2.1

109.2

27.3

PACIFIC

21

14

50

54

-7.4

56.2

-11.0

WEST LOS ANGELES

12

7

26

42

-38.1

30.2

-13.9

WILSHIRE

53

27

174

175

-0.6

150.4

15.7

BUREAU TOTALS:

124

82

389

413

-5.8

346.0

12.4

*** BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

288

308

1168

1081

8.0

865.0

35.0

SOUTH

200

250

851

1084

-21.5

899.8

-5.4

VALLEY

101

124

474

448

5.8

423.2

12.0

WEST

124

82

389

413

-5.8

346.0

12.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

713

764

2882

3026

-4.8

2534.0

13.7