Sharon Inkelas, linguistics professor, has been named the special faculty adviser to the chancellor on sexual violence/sexual harassment for a three-year term, beginning July 24.
Police arrested a 23-year-old Southern California man Sunday after a woman said he sexually assaulted her in North Berkeley, authorities report.
Neighbors were alarmed after a man caught on video in April trespassing, possibly casing cars and a property in the Elmwood district, was arrested in a recent sexual assault case.
A young woman was held captive early Tuesday in a sex offender's van while he drove around Berkeley and tried to make her perform oral sex on him, according to court papers.
Police have arrested a 60-year-old parolee and out-of-compliance sex offender after they say he kidnapped and tried to sexually assault a woman early Tuesday in North Berkeley
A 23-year-old man has been charged with three felonies after police say he sexually assaulted a woman right outside a Telegraph Avenue bar.
It's the nightmare scenario that rarely happens: A stranger with a knife raped a woman working alone late at night in a downtown Berkeley shop last week, authorities report.
Berkeley police officers made an early-morning arrest Tuesday after interrupting a sexual assault on Telegraph Avenue that sent one woman to the hospital.
A female UC Berkeley student managed to fend off a stranger who tried to rape her as she walked home from the downtown Berkeley BART station, authorities report.
Two female UC Berkeley students reported having been sexually assaulted over the weekend at off-campus fraternities, authorities said in brief statements released Monday evening.
The latest report follows a spate of reported sexual assaults and rapes of female students at UC Berkeley.
According to an alert released by UCPD, on Monday, Sept. 5 the department received a report of a rape that occurred Sunday night at a UC Berkeley residential hall.
A man with a criminal record for indecent exposure is set to be sentenced this week after Berkeley police officers say he masturbated near playground children at Ohlone Park in August.