Patrick Demarco Scott Jr.'s bedroom door has been closed since the morning he left home for work in early February.
A much-revised proposal for 3000 Shattuck Ave., which features dorm-like larger units, was rejected by ZAB on June 28 — its third time before the board.
Like other large development proposals in Berkeley, this unusual dorm-like co-living project is testing opinions on what’s needed to best solve the city’s housing crisis.
Police say Herman Levi Little, 75, "shot his tenant multiple times at point blank range."
The victim of the shooting on the 2100 block of Essex Street is now expected to survive, police say.
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.
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.
Despite initial resistance, a neighborhood group held its first active-shooter drill in Berkeley. One participant said she now knows what to do if it happened for real.
Two parolees, a woman from Oakland and her 2-year-old toddler crashed their Acura while fleeing officers who tried to stop them Friday to investigate an auto burglary, police said.
Four teenagers are in custody after robbing a woman Monday afternoon at a South Berkeley bus stop, authorities report.
Investigations into back-to-back gang-related shootings on the same mid-April night have led to felony charges against two young men in Berkeley and Richmond, according to police.
About 50 people gathered in South Berkeley to talk about racial discrimination in housing, jobs, schools, and the community.