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.
A police search last week in South Berkeley turned up more than 5 ounces of methamphetamine, packaging materials and a loaded gun, authorities report.
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.
Police arrested a man and two women late Saturday after spotting them at a West Berkeley storage facility with methamphetamine and stolen property, authorities report.
Berkeley police arrested three people and seized two guns during a car stop over the weekend.
Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old from Oakland in connection with an armed robbery at a Berkeley fraternity in September, police announced Tuesday.
A manhunt was underway Tuesday evening after an attempted armed robbery in the Elmwood neighborhood of Berkeley.