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LASD - Avalon Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Thursday December 29th, 2011 :: 01:54 p.m. PST

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Crime Down In City Of Avalon

December 22, 2011

Statistics for 2011 show that part one crime is down in the City of Avalon. Part one crimes are felonies that include homicide, rape, aggravated assaults and burglary.

In 2006, there were 25 aggravated assaults, 46 burglaries, 86 felony thefts and 53 grand theft autos.

In 2011, there were 15 aggravated assaults, 12 burglaries, 29 felony thefts, and 10 grand theft autos.

The downtrend of crime in the City of Avalon, is partly attributed to the good working relationship between the community and Avalon Sheriff's station personnel. Avalon Station deputies cannot do their job without the assistance from the community. Crime can be kept to a minimal amount by community members always reporting crimes that they witness immediately to Avalon Sheriff's station either by calling the business number at 310-510-0174 or 911.

For any questions about crime prevention in the City of Avalon or Catalina Island, call Avalon Sheriff's Station Deputy Burt Lyon at 310-510-0174.

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LASD - Avalon Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
215 Sumner Ave
Avalon, CA 90704

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Non-emergencies: 310-510-0174

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