Jose Paz-Leja, 26, of Berkeley, a known member of the West Side Berkeley Norteño gang, was charged Tuesday with three felonies and an enhancement, says BPD.
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 BPD unit wearing camouflage uniforms attempted to make a warrant arrest early Friday in South Berkeley. Some thought an ICE raid was in progress.
A Safeway staffer was stabbed Thursday afternoon, and police and paramedics are on the scene in North Berkeley.
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.
When Rush could not pay back $600K he borrowed from a cannabis businessman, he promised not to unionize the man's dispensaries in exchange for slashing the loan by $250K.
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.
Police in Berkeley are hoping to track down several people they said punched or kicked attendees at a political rally in August, or struck them with improvised weapons.
The University of California Police Department is investigating an assault that left a 52-year-old man with a head injury Friday.