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Marina del Rey Auto Thefts Drop Significantly in Past Year

Statistics parallel declining trend in county crimes.

Marina del Rey Auto Thefts Drop Significantly in Past Year

Crimes in Marina del Rey dropped about 6 percent in Marina del Rey as of December 2012, compared to one year ago.

Violent crimes fell by about 8 percent and property crimes dropped about 6 percent, according to Los Angeles Sheriff's Department data released Dec. 5.

There was a significant decrease in automobile thefts in the same time period, about 19 percent.

 

Marina del Rey Statistics

2011 YTD Reported Incidents 2011-2012% increase/decrease 2012 YTD Reported Incidents Homicide 0 none 0 Rape 5 -40% 3 Robbery 35 -6% 33 Aggravated Assault 47 -6% 44 Burglary 244 -4% 234 Larceny Theft 464 -5% 441 Grand Theft Auto 68 -19% 55 Arson 5 none 5Total868-6%815

Data provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. Current as of Dec. 5, 2012.

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