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.
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.
The family of Alex Goodwin Jr., fatally shot one year ago outside his home, has created an organization to honor him, and aims to hold its first backpack giveaway this weekend.
The janitor who was arrested in connection with a shooting in July has been charged with four felonies by the Alameda County district attorney's office, according to court papers.
Police investigators have arrested a 37-year-old janitor in connection with a shooting incident in July that damaged two homes near San Pablo Park, according to records online.
An incident in the early hours of Saturday resulted in a man being sent to the hospital with gunshot wounds, according to authorities.
Police are particularly interested in hearing from people who live in the area shots were fired who might have security camera footage from that afternoon.
Two groups involved in an altercation shot at each other Monday afternoon near San Pablo Park, sending a bullet through a nearby resident's home.
Two groups engaged in an altercation on Burnett Street on Monday afternoon fired shots at each other, hitting residences but no people, said Berkeley police.