A drug dealer on probation is back in custody after police stopped him as he drove through Berkeley over the weekend and recovered a loaded gun, authorities report.
Police arrested a man, woman and teenage boy with a gun Friday night after an armed robbery in North Berkeley, authorities say.
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.
Two guns — one stolen, and another in the possession of a felon who was not allowed to carry it — are off the streets after traffic stops by the same officer last weekend.
BPD has lifted the "shelter in place" advisory and declared the situation "all clear" after searching unsuccessfully for a man with a gun for several hours Friday.
A gang member arrested last week in South Berkeley after he brandished a gun at a woman, according to police, is set to enter a plea in court Wednesday.
A young man police say was targeted in "numerous recent" attempted shootings in Berkeley has been charged, along with two others, after a fight involving guns in March.
A 19-year-old Berkeley man is facing several gun charges after reportedly shooting himself in the leg at a cafe near the Cal campus earlier this month.
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.
Police arrested Anthony Beamon after finding him with guns, thousands in cash and substantial amounts of drugs for sale, authorities report. Police say Beamon ran a "drug house."
Three people were arrested Sunday after an auto burglary report that led police to recover a stash of pills, cash and a loaded assault pistol without a serial number.
A 19-year-old man in custody after being found with an unregistered gun is facing new charges tied to two shootings in December.
Police arrested a 20-year-old Berkeley man Friday after they say they found a partially hidden gun in his car.