Police arrested a Richmond woman after burglaries earlier this fall at two Berkeley gyms, then used stolen credit cards to spend more than $20,000, authorities report.
Two men have been charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting in July that sent one person to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.
A Fairfield man is facing eight felony gun and drug charges, including drug sales, after a shooting in Berkeley in late November.
Authorities responded to a shooting Tuesday night in North Berkeley at Vine Street and Bonita Avenue.
The victim reported he was attacked from behind by a male suspect with a cane at Ellsworth and Durant.
Self-defense was not a factor for five young men, including three from Berkeley, charged in the fatal shooting of a lone 24-year-old in Oakland last year, a judge ruled this week.
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.