As of June, the Berkeley Police Department had tallied 15 confirmed incidents of gunfire in the city in 2019. The University of California Police Department has had one shooting, at People’s Park, which was fatal.
Berkeleyside has mapped the incidents. Click each marker for further detail and links to past Berkeleyside stories. As of June 27, two of BPD’s shootings in 2019 saw someone wounded.
BPD told Berkeleyside, regarding its list, that police consider a gunfire incident to have been confirmed if officers are able to find evidence, such as bullet casings or damage at the scene or a related victim.
Stay tuned for updates. Read more about gunfire in Berkeley.