In recent months, the city and campus community have worked together to improve fire safety in large group homes, in particular, before special events or parties.
Take part in a five-minute earthquake drill wherever you are Oct. 19 and start the process of preparing for a disaster.
The Ashby Avenue offramp was temporarily closed Monday afternoon for a fire.
When an engine from Berkeley was dispatched to Santa Rosa on Monday, it had no idea what to expect.
The Bay Area has mobilized as numerous wildfires tear through wine country, and Berkeley first responders have been among those to help.
Berkeley first responders have been called to the 2800 block of Seventh Street for a full-assignment fire.
Firefighters put out a grass fire that broke out on Golf Course Road and Ajax Place in Tilden.
Berkeley firefighters responded late Thursday to the 1400 block of Stannage Avenue for a house fire.
Police and firefighters responded to Channing Way and Acton Street for a working fire Monday afternoon.
Two days after a four-vehicle crash in North Berkeley sent four people to the hospital, police have shared some additional details about what took place.
A fire broke out in the paint section of Truitt & White but was kept in check by sprinklers. The damage might have been much worse if the flames had reached paint cans.
One person was taken to a local trauma center, and three others to area hospitals, after a four-vehicle crash in North Berkeley early Tuesday evening.
Berkeley firefighters and police were called to a working structure fire in an apartment building just before 5 a.m.