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Downtown LA Crime Surged 25 Percent In 2014

Violent crimes in the downtown Los Angeles area jumped about 25 percent last year compared with 2013, according to police statistics released Monday.


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Mayor Garcetti Unveils New Public Data Website For Los Angeles

“Anything the government does is something the people deserve to see — what we’re doing well and what we’re not doing well,” Garcetti said.


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Homicides In LA County At A Historic Low

Sheriff Lee Baca Wednesday revealed that homicides were at a historic low in Los Angeles County despite an increase in overall crime.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

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Crime Down But OIS Are Up In Large Numbers

Homicides, rape, assaults, robbery…statistics for all are down.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/11/2011