It would cost the city nearly $1.2 million to provide 268 shelter beds for people experiencing homelessness this winter, according to papers filed Tuesday in federal court.
Berkeley police received multiple calls about gunfire in South Berkeley late Friday night.
A "robbery crew" has been targeting college-aged pedestrians around the UC Berkeley campus over the past week, authorities report.
A Safeway staffer was stabbed Thursday afternoon, and police and paramedics are on the scene in North Berkeley.
"Let’s put forward our best proposal," said Mayor Jesse Arreguín. "If they accept it, great. If not, we’ll build this facility."
Two men — including a teenager walking his dog — were shot in the leg while walking in the same South Berkeley neighborhood in the past two weeks, police report.
A UC Berkeley student recounted being attacked and stabbed by a friend, right after the killing of another woman in January, during an emotional hearing in a murder case Monday.
A Street Spirit vendor was struck in the face Saturday after he intervened to stop a hate incident between a lesbian family and a man described by police as a "nomad" on College.
A small fire struck a homeless encampment near Second Street in West Berkeley early Sunday morning, authorities and community members report.
Residents in Berkeley have begun reporting a power outage that began at about 6 p.m.
A new "pipeline report" by city planning staff offers a broad look at dozens of housing projects in the works in Berkeley. About 1,400 units, in 20 projects, are pending review.
Community members may be able to weigh in on the future of the Berkeley pier as soon as January, city staff reports.