Report: LA Sees Spike In Homicides Despite Overall Dip In CrimeCrime in the city of Los Angeles dipped slightly in the first half of the year, but the number of homicides soared to the highest level in more than a decade, according to a report released Friday.
Mayor: Crime Down In Every Major Category In LA Last YearCrime dropped in Los Angeles in every major category in the city in 2018, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.
Car Burglaries, Shoplifting Crimes Jump After Prop 47 VoteResearchers say California voters' decision to reduce penalties for drug and property crimes in 2014 contributed to a jump in car burglaries, shoplifting and other theft.
LA Sheriff's Department: Violent Crime Rate Drops In 2017The past year saw a significant drop in violent crime in areas patrolled by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, including a 20.5 percent dip in homicides when compared to 2016, Sheriff Jim McDonnell announced today.
LAPD Chief Beck Hears From San Pedro Residents Fed Up With Rising Crime"We cannot police this city properly with the level of cops we have. We need to hire more police officers," Beck said.
LAPD Beefs Up Patrols In Troubled Areas In Effort To Combat Spike In Violent CrimeThe Los Angeles Police Department is boosting their presence in troubled neighborhoods in response to a spike in the rate of violent crime.
Report: Violent Crime Up Slightly In Calif.State officials report that violent crimes slightly increased in California last year, but that crime rates remain at historic lows.