Masked gunmen have committed a spate of robberies around Berkeley in the past few days, targeting businesses and pedestrians, authorities say.
Investigations into back-to-back gang-related shootings on the same mid-April night have led to felony charges against two young men in Berkeley and Richmond, according to police.
Berkeley police recovered a loaded gun, marijuana for sale, heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine during the arrest of a probationer downtown earlier this week, authorities report.
A traffic stop early Monday morning led to the arrest of two Oakland men with a gun, authorities say.
A 27-year-old Berkeley man was injured in a shooting Sunday morning in West Berkeley, but police say he is expected to survive.
Police arrested two men and a teenager, and recovered two firearms, after gunfire startled South Berkeley neighbors Saturday night, authorities report.
Black and Hispanic people stopped by BPD are searched "at much higher rates" than white people, researchers told the PRC this week, but disparities don't automatically mean bias.
Quick action led to the arrest of three suspects in two different robberies downtown Sunday, authorities report. A fourth man was arrested earlier Sunday after another robbery.
Police arrested the 27-year-old parolee on Thursday in connection with the rape, at gunpoint, of a girl on Addison Street in April, as well as a second incident outside a Cal dorm.
A 24-year-old man, on probation in a sex crime case, is facing new charges after he reportedly was discovered masturbating while looking into a woman's window, authorities say.
Three witnesses and a Berkeley homicide detective helped authorities zero in on the 31-year-old man charged with murder in the killing of a Vallejo man Sunday morning in Albany.
Authorities left the 2300 block of Acton Street after responding to a report of a domestic dispute and, ultimately, finding no one home.
Police in Berkeley are asking for the public's help to find two young men linked to a robbery near the Cal campus Monday afternoon. They have released video they hope will help.