The Bay Area has mobilized as numerous wildfires tear through wine country, and Berkeley first responders have been among those to help.
Berkeley first responders have been called to the 2800 block of Seventh Street for a full-assignment fire.
A robbery call in downtown Berkeley on Sunday led police to arrest two men with a stolen gun — who ultimately were determined to have no connection to the initial crime.
PG&E reported power out for nearly 3,400 customers earlier Friday evening, according to its unofficial outage map. The outage closed downtown Berkeley's arts district.
A young woman's body was found in a tent in South Berkeley on Friday morning, and authorities are investigating her death, police report.
Berkeley firefighters responded late Thursday to the 1400 block of Stannage Avenue for a house fire.
Officials have voted to move ahead with plans to open a new "pop-up" homeless shelter at Second and Cedar — despite many unknowns about financing, staffing and logistics.
A knife-wielding man in crisis who repeatedly threatened to commit "suicide by cop" eventually agreed to be taken into custody for a medical evaluation after a standoff Wednesday.
A 21-year-old Oakland man has been arrested after a violent confrontation in a North Berkeley home early Monday morning, police report.
A 37-year-old man on probation for lewd conduct has been charged with a misdemeanor after a local mother said he exposed himself to her in South Berkeley in September.
Police and firefighters responded to Channing Way and Acton Street for a working fire Monday afternoon.
Police are looking for a group of three men after an 18-year-old UC Berkeley student was punched unconscious at a Cal dorm early Sunday morning.