A small fire at the homeless camp outside Old City Hall in downtown Berkeley caused no injuries but damaged private and public property Thursday morning.
Three 15-year-old boys from Oakland were arrested Wednesday evening after police say they snatched a laptop from a customer working inside a Starbucks in downtown Berkeley.
Berkeley police released two new surveillance videos Wednesday to ask for the public's help to solve a robbery and shooting on Vine Street in early December.
Police arrested a man and woman sleeping in a running sedan at the Berkeley Marina after finding them with an open bottle of cognac and a methamphetamine pipe, authorities report.
A man who pulled down his pants after telling a woman they'd have sex says he'll take a bus home to Iowa. His trial ended in a hung jury.
Berkeley Fire Department says it is concerned about 55 suspicious fires in recent months that appear to have been set intentionally, and may be tied to a "firebug."
Police are trying to find the occupants of a vehicle that passed a woman lying on San Pablo Avenue in December after she was beaten unconscious, left in the street and run over.
Two women, a housewife and a waitress, have been charged with attempted murder after the beating that sent a third woman to the hospital in critical condition Monday.
Police are asking the community for help to identify two people filmed stealing packages from the same apartment complex, in the 2400 block of Fulton Street, earlier this month.
Two residents were displaced following a duplex fire in northwest Berkeley on Wednesday night.
A woman was pulled out of her car Tuesday night in West Berkeley, then attacked and robbed by a pair of men, authorities report.
A woman jogging on a recent December weekend near Berkeley Bowl West was sexually assaulted by a stranger, authorities report.