A 21-year-old UC Berkeley student who was struck by a DUI driver while jogging in a Southside crosswalk is now in critical condition with a head injury, police report.
A man arrested on suspicion of punching a police officer, and giving her a concussion, has been charged with misdemeanor battery on a peace officer, according to jail records.
"It's been over a year of this," one of the defendants told Berkeleyside on Monday afternoon. "It was intense. We're all just ready to move on with our lives."
The stairway outside a small building in downtown Berkeley collapsed Saturday evening underneath two people, injuring one, authorities report.
The paddler was identified Sunday as 38-year-old Christopher Cheung of Walnut Creek.
Volunteers spent the weekend in West Berkeley sprucing up the city's new Pathways center to prep it for its scheduled opening June 23. See how plans have changed.
Staff has asked council to revise a recent landmark designation for Campanile Way, alleging an overreach by the Landmarks Preservation Commission that city law does not support.
Four women with a gun robbed a group of female Irish exchange students in Berkeley's Southside neighborhood early Saturday morning, authorities report.
An Alameda man is facing firearm and drug sales charges after cops found him, during a probation search, with thousands of dollars, a gun and a "large amount" of cocaine, says BPD.
Last week, it was RVs at the Marina. This week, the city of Berkeley set its sights on Second and Cedar streets. Homeless campers in the area have been told they need to move.
City officials have voted, preliminarily, to keep BPD out of Urban Shield despite protests from the city manager's office and the police and fire chiefs.
Two men with a gun robbed a 21-year-old in Berkeley's Southside neighborhood of his cellphone early Thursday morning, authorities report.