Crime declining in Los Angeles: What's the latest in the trend? - Feb ’23
The number of crime incidents in Los Angeles saw an overall decrease last month, after a previous decrease, according to data from CrimeoMeter. Incidents fell to 16,559 for Feb-2023 down from 17,953 for Jan-2023 (-7.8% change).
The offenses that decreased the most were Burglary/Breaking & Entering and Robbery. Burglary/Breaking & Entering fell to 1,085 incidents last month, from 1,241 the month before. (-12.6% change). Robbery went from 668 to 586 (-12.3% change).
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