LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT
Citywide Gang Crime Summary
AUGUST 2003

The gang crime totals were prepared by the Bureau SEU units and this report was compiled by Special Operations 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

28

19

173

258

-32.9

185.0

-6.5

2

Attempt Homicide

61

74

607

520

16.7

462.0

31.4

3

Felony Assault

289

325

2137

2385

-10.4

2096.2

2.1

4

* Attacks on Police Officers

4

4

61

74

-17.6

85.6

-28.7

5

Robbery

301

271

2192

1802

21.6

1836.6

19.4

6

Shots Inhabited Dwell

22

32

168

260

-35.4

179.4

-6.4

7

Kidnap

9

7

50

44

13.6

45.4

10.1

8

Rape

3

1

25

50

-50.0

43.4

-42.4

9

Arson

0

0

3

5

-40.0

3.6

-16.7

10

** Witness Intimidation

60

79

528

588

-10.2

452.8

16.6

11

Extortion

8

3

20

5

300.0

8.8

127.3

12

Carjacking

23

23

140

142

-1.4

119.0

17.6

 

TOTAL

808

837

6104

6133

-0.5

5513.8

10.7

 

 

INCIDENTS
THIS MONTH

THIS MONTH
LAST YEAR

% CHANGE
INCIDENTS

DRIVE-BY
SHOOTINGS

97

104

-6.7

YTD TOTAL

936

1008

-7.1

Count of Los Angeles City gangs and gang members

GANGS

NUMBER

MEMBERSHIP

Hispanic

204

30,949

Crip

107

12,453

Blood

43

4,897

Asian

32

1,698

Stoner

16

723

White

5

944

TOTALS:

407

51,664

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

AUGUST, 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

9

9

77

53

45.3

59.4

29.6

HOLLENBECK

60

57

606

527

15.0

469.6

29.0

NEWTON

105

116

783

446

75.6

496.6

57.7

NORTHEAST

61

68

526

706

-25.5

499.2

5.4

RAMPART

59

49

438

479

-8.6

415.4

5.4

BUREAU TOTALS:

294

299

2430

2211

9.9

1940.2

25.2

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: SOUTH ***

77TH STREET

90

77

690

684

0.9

668.0

3.3

HARBOR

37

31

239

270

-11.5

236.0

1.3

SOUTHEAST

104

88

482

837

-42.4

620.8

-22.4

SOUTHWEST

55

53

374

365

2.5

344.4

8.6

BUREAU TOTALS:

286

249

1785

2156

-17.2

1869.2

-4.5

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: VALLEY ***

DEVONSHIRE

17

25

170

185

-8.1

198.8

-14.5

FOOTHILL

31

49

339

245

38.4

262.0

29.4

NO. HOLLYWOOD

26

20

181

155

16.8

151.0

19.9

VAN NUYS

27

33

196

198

-1.0

180.2

8.8

WEST VALLEY

5

8

72

104

-30.8

125.6

-42.7

BUREAU TOTALS:

106

135

958

887

8.0

917.6

4.4

*** GEOGRAPHIC BUREAU: WEST ***

HOLLYWOOD

21

35

263

294

-10.5

239.6

9.8

PACIFIC

19

24

143

110

30.0

129.0

10.9

WEST LOS ANGELES

2

3

45

82

-45.1

58.2

-22.7

WILSHIRE

80

93

480

393

22.1

360.0

33.3

BUREAU TOTALS:

122

155

931

879

5.9

786.8

18.3

*** BUREAU TOTALS ***

CENTRAL

294

299

2430

2211

9.9

1940.2

25.2

SOUTH

286

249

1785

2156

-17.2

1869.2

-4.5

VALLEY

106

135

958

887

8.0

917.6

4.4

WEST

122

155

931

879

5.9

786.8

18.3

BUREAU TOTALS:

808

838

6104

6133

-0.5

5513.8

10.7