The Berkeley Police Review Commission voted Wednesday night to ask the city to push BPD to hand over an incomplete draft analysis about racial disparities in police stops.
Eric Clanton, who previously taught at Diablo Valley College, has been arrested by police on suspicion of three counts of assault with a deadly weapon, a U-lock bike lock.
A man wanted in Texas in connection with a kidnapping at gunpoint in 2015 was picked up Saturday in Berkeley by officers on DUI patrol, authorities report.
A 41-year-old Berkeley man is in custody after an investigation turned up more than 1,000 images and videos depicting child pornography in his possession, authorities report.
Police arrested a man, woman and teenage boy with a gun Friday night after an armed robbery in North Berkeley, authorities say.
Berkeley police responded to a car crash Saturday night and made several detentions in the Elmwood neighborhood.
Police arrested a young man Monday night after a strong-arm robbery near UC Berkeley, authorities report.
Police arrested two people, and are seeking a third, after assaults involving a stun gun and fire extinguisher in West Berkeley earlier this month.
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.
The sooner Berkeley rejects Urban Shield’s message by ending its participation, the sooner better training modalities which reflect our values will come into being.
Under the guise of “fighting terrorism” we’ve been tricked into another overreaction and Urban Shield is not needed by the Berkeley Police department.
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.