A local resident caught a would-be burglar on camera before the man tried to run off with a bag of jewelry, according to a community report.
BPD: "At this point it doesn’t meet the criteria to be attempted kidnapping."
An off-duty Berkeley police officer witnessed a robbery Tuesday night and three people ended up in custody, authorities report.
The Berkeley Police Department has asked the community to be on the lookout for a man linked to several bizarre run-ins with local children earlier this year.
Berkeley police are asking the public for help to find a man they said robbed and assaulted another person, who was streaming video live, during a protest in Berkeley in April.
UC Berkeley has launched an investigation into what led a campus police officer to ticket an unlicensed hot dog vendor Saturday and confiscate $60 from his wallet as evidence.
Video posted online of a UCPD officer in Berkeley who ticketed a hot dog vendor — and took money from his wallet as evidence — has prompted an outpouring of support and outrage.
Police are investigating reports of three armed robberies in Berkeley in less than 30 minutes Wednesday, according to unconfirmed scanner dispatches.
Numerous readers have reported significant police activity in South Berkeley around Longfellow Middle School.
With several heat warnings in effect over the next few days into Labor Day weekend, Berkeley is preparing for temperatures into the upper 90s, the city announced Thursday.
Sleeping UC Berkeley students in two dorm rooms were visited by a female burglar in "short shorts," authorities reported Wednesday.
While I understand people not wanting to be photographed, if you go to a rally at a free-speech park where there are photographers, there should be no expectation of privacy.
A 23-year-old woman police say hurled an apple at an officer and then used a "large German Shepherd" to evade capture has been charged with two misdemeanors.