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Los Angeles Crime Rate

Officials Celebrate LA's 'Historic' Crime Drop

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles officials have announced crime statistics for 2013 that show the lowest number of homicides since 1966. Mayor Eric G...

Mayor Challenges Those Who Want To Take His Place

Los Angeles Daily News | Rick Orlov | Posted 06.06.2013 | Los Angeles

Crime continued to drop throughout Los Angeles as Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Friday challenged his potential successors to continue to support a 10...

Making Our Dollars Speak for Us -- Divesting in Assault Weapons Industry, a Powerful Step Forward

Jan Perry | Posted 04.08.2013 | Los Angeles
Jan Perry

Too often, I have had the sorrowful experience of attending funerals of men, women, and children who have been gunned down on the streets of Los Angeles. Even though violent crime has been on the decline, no amount is acceptable. I took a stand against this violence.

Los Angeles Has #1 Safest 'Big City Neighborhood' In USA: Cahuenga Blvd.

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Living in Los Angeles, we seem to be bombarded daily with news of the latest tragic crime. That's why it's a pleasant surprise to see that according t...

Recent Killings In LA. Nearly Erase Gains In City's Homicide Rate

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A recent series of killings in Los Angeles has nearly erased impressive gains made this year on the city's homicide rate, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said...

Crime Down In LA, But For How Long?

LA Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Despite the recession, Los Angeles saw a 10 percent decline in crime at the beginning of this year, but police Chief Charlie Beck warned today that mi...