Authorities responded to a shooting Tuesday night in North Berkeley at Vine Street and Bonita Avenue.
Jose Paz-Leja, 26, of Berkeley, a known member of the West Side Berkeley Norteño gang, was charged Tuesday with three felonies and an enhancement, says BPD.
Berkeley police received multiple calls about gunfire in South Berkeley late Friday night.
Two men — including a teenager walking his dog — were shot in the leg while walking in the same South Berkeley neighborhood in the past two weeks, police report.
A falling out between childhood friends prompted a fatal shooting in 2016 — although the alleged killer had minimal connection to the dispute.
A man who ran from police on Telegraph Avenue early Saturday morning, and tossed away a pistol as he ran, was quickly arrested by responding officers, authorities report.
A robbery call in downtown Berkeley on Sunday led police to arrest two men with a stolen gun — who ultimately were determined to have no connection to the initial crime.
A 21-year-old Oakland man has been arrested after a violent confrontation in a North Berkeley home early Monday morning, police report.
Three people were arrested Wednesday afternoon near the UC Berkeley campus with a loaded gun and drugs in their car, police report.
Authorities are investigating an unexplained death in Berkeley on Grizzly Peak Boulevard, police report.
Community members have alerted Berkeleyside that Grizzly Peak is closed due to police activity.
Berkeley police officers on patrol recovered two illegal firearms during car stops over the weekend, authorities report.
Numerous readers have reported significant police activity in South Berkeley around Longfellow Middle School.