A man arrested on suspicion of punching a police officer, and giving her a concussion, has been charged with misdemeanor battery on a peace officer, according to jail records.
Police say Herman Levi Little, 75, "shot his tenant multiple times at point blank range."
The stairway outside a small building in downtown Berkeley collapsed Saturday evening underneath two people, injuring one, authorities report.
The paddler was identified Sunday as 38-year-old Christopher Cheung of Walnut Creek.
The victim of the shooting on the 2100 block of Essex Street is now expected to survive, police say.
Four women with a gun robbed a group of female Irish exchange students in Berkeley's Southside neighborhood early Saturday morning, authorities report.
An Alameda man is facing firearm and drug sales charges after cops found him, during a probation search, with thousands of dollars, a gun and a "large amount" of cocaine, says BPD.
City officials have voted, preliminarily, to keep BPD out of Urban Shield despite protests from the city manager's office and the police and fire chiefs.
Two men with a gun robbed a 21-year-old in Berkeley's Southside neighborhood of his cellphone early Thursday morning, authorities report.
A multi-agency operation led by Alameda police, that saw activity in Berkeley, was prompted by armed robberies of cellphone stores in the East Bay.
Even after being attacked and told to "get out of Berkeley," the friends said they did not want to pursue a criminal case against a woman who followed them down Shattuck Avenue.
Oakland police chased three robbery suspects into South Berkeley on Friday, according to unconfirmed reports, alarming many readers who asked Berkeleyside about it.
A man was shot, but expected to survive, during a volley of gunfire in South Berkeley on Friday evening, authorities say.