A teenager from Oakland has been charged with a felony after authorities connected him to two robberies near the UC Berkeley campus in May, police report.
Police arrested a man, woman and teenage boy with a gun Friday night after an armed robbery in North Berkeley, authorities say.
Police arrested a young man Monday night after a strong-arm robbery near UC Berkeley, authorities report.
Police recovered an estimated $500,000 worth of stolen make-up this week and arrested a San Leandro couple tied to a theft and robbery series targeting Bay Area drugstores.
Two men have been sentenced to decades in prison following guilty pleas in connection with a case involving 23 "take-over style" masked, armed robberies in and around Berkeley.
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.
Police have arrested three men tied to two robbery cases at the Telegraph Avenue CVS, though a fourth man remains on the loose.
Police are responding to a robbery near Berkeley High on Monday afternoon, authorities report.
Police were unable to track down a man reported at UC Berkeley's Unit 1 residence hall said to have punched a student and threatened to shoot him before taking his cellphone, accor
Violent crime rose 18% in Berkeley in 2016, while serious property crime fell 9%, according to an annual report set to be presented to the Berkeley City Council next week.
Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín and Councilman Ben Bartlett have promised to increase police staffing and revive a recently disbanded specialized crime suppression unit to help address concerns about safety.
Berkeley police arrested three people and seized two guns during a car stop over the weekend.