Police arrested a 23-year-old Southern California man Sunday after a woman said he sexually assaulted her in North Berkeley, authorities report.
In a late-night move that sparked ire in the crowd, council announced it would postpone its vote on whether to continue to participate in the controversial Urban Shield program.
A young man from Richmond found guilty of fatally stabbing a 72-year-old woman in South Berkeley after a wedding in 2014 was sentenced to 21 years to life in prison Friday.
Police recovered an estimated $500,000 worth of stolen make-up this week and arrested a San Leandro couple tied to a theft and robbery series targeting Bay Area drugstores.
Neighbors were alarmed after a man caught on video in April trespassing, possibly casing cars and a property in the Elmwood district, was arrested in a recent sexual assault case.
Two men have been sentenced to decades in prison following guilty pleas in connection with a case involving 23 "take-over style" masked, armed robberies in and around Berkeley.
First responders pulled two people to safety Tuesday after they spent two hours in the water holding onto their sinking boat outside the Berkeley Marina, authorities report.
A man was taken to the hospital early Sunday morning after a car struck him on University Avenue near Milvia Street, witnesses told Berkeleyside.
For the third time, the police are asking for the public's help to find several people they say committed crimes during a demonstration in Berkeley that turned violent.
A young woman was held captive early Tuesday in a sex offender's van while he drove around Berkeley and tried to make her perform oral sex on him, according to court papers.
Police have arrested a 60-year-old parolee and out-of-compliance sex offender after they say he kidnapped and tried to sexually assault a woman early Tuesday in North Berkeley
Two guns — one stolen, and another in the possession of a felon who was not allowed to carry it — are off the streets after traffic stops by the same officer last weekend.
Police have released a sketch of a man they say is responsible for stabbing a North Berkeley resident Friday night.