There have been dozens of arrests after recent political clashes in Berkeley, but no charges have been filed yet.
The woman who was attacked outside Whole Foods on Sunday night was "choked and strangled" repeatedly and "felt at one point that she could lose consciousness," police said.
Participation in a program that ensures the highest level of training is acquired by our first responders is a no-brainer, but there are some parts to skip.
A civilian city staffer on duty with the Berkeley Police Department made a frantic call for help just before 10:30 p.m., bringing officers from all over the city to assist her.
Police made an arrest Sunday of a man they said fled Saturday from police after nearly hitting an officer who tried to stop him while driving.
BPD has lifted the "shelter in place" advisory and declared the situation "all clear" after searching unsuccessfully for a man with a gun for several hours Friday.
The latest clash between Trump supporters, including white supremacists, and their anti-fascist foes made national news in part due to images of people brawling in the streets.
A gang member arrested last week in South Berkeley after he brandished a gun at a woman, according to police, is set to enter a plea in court Wednesday.
Berkeleyside has researched the backgrounds and stated missions of some of the people and groups involved in the April 15, 2017 rally.
This week, for the first time ever, Berkeley police were given carte blanche to speak openly about gang activity in town, and what can be done to help those who may be drawn to it.
A young man police say was targeted in "numerous recent" attempted shootings in Berkeley has been charged, along with two others, after a fight involving guns in March.
Berkeleyside broke the news Sunday about two men tied to a bank robbery in February. Monday, authorities said the brothers from Oakland have actually been tied to five bank heists.
Officers have arrested a dozen people tied to robberies around the city, with the most recent incident early Saturday just outside the police station.