A fire broke out in a garage in an alleyway between Rose and Spruce streets, prompting police to ask residents to leave their homes.
A veteran Berkeley police officer died over the weekend and the death appears to have been a suicide, according to an internal department memo.
Monday's community Q&A with BPD touched on militarization, staffing, traffic violations, the budget, political protests, policy changes and more. Berkeleyside broadcast live.
Two students police tied to vandalism and anarchist graffiti near Cal were captured on camera spray painting, and found with paint stains on their hands, authorities said.
Three people were shot near the UC Berkeley campus early Saturday morning, and at least two others have been arrested, authorities report.
Police responded to West Berkeley after gunfire reports from the community that may have involved two vehicles.
The Berkeley Police Department has found a 5-year-old girl taken Friday by her mother, who has "diminished capacity," authorities report.
A UC Berkeley student who said the police racially profiled him when they arrested him in late June is back in jail on suspicion of felony vandalism and committing a hate crime.
The Berkeley Police Department is kicking off a series of sessions designed to improve community relations and let locals get up close with BPD staff.
One person was taken to Highland Hospital with stab wounds and one man has been arrested after an early-morning fight in downtown Berkeley on Monday, authorities report.
A 38-year-old Yuba City man has been charged with gun and drug violations after police found him at a Berkeley construction site behaving "erratically," authorities report.
Some of the vandalism reported in Berkeley's Southside neighborhood since last Wednesday are now being classified as hate crimes, authorities reported Wednesday evening.
Residents in the Southside neighborhood near the Berkeley campus woke Wednesday morning to find a rash of graffiti on vehicles and gates, and 17 vehicles had their tires slashed.