While many Berkeley residents are aware of the danger of earthquakes, few consider that they are at risk for a megafire, which could spread from the hills to the flats in minutes.
A traffic stop early Monday morning led to the arrest of two Oakland men with a gun, authorities say.
BPD handled more than just gun-related arrests and shooting investigations over the weekend. Readers asked Bside to find out about several incidents. Learn how to tip us, too.
A 27-year-old Berkeley man was injured in a shooting Sunday morning in West Berkeley, but police say he is expected to survive.
Police arrested two men and a teenager, and recovered two firearms, after gunfire startled South Berkeley neighbors Saturday night, authorities report.
Black and Hispanic people stopped by BPD are searched "at much higher rates" than white people, researchers told the PRC this week, but disparities don't automatically mean bias.
Christine Jama has been found, police report.
The case against King teacher Yvette Felarca and her co-defendants, stemming from a violent neo-Nazi rally and counter-protest, will be heard in Sacramento County.
Quick action led to the arrest of three suspects in two different robberies downtown Sunday, authorities report. A fourth man was arrested earlier Sunday after another robbery.
Police arrested the 27-year-old parolee on Thursday in connection with the rape, at gunpoint, of a girl on Addison Street in April, as well as a second incident outside a Cal dorm.
A 24-year-old man, on probation in a sex crime case, is facing new charges after he reportedly was discovered masturbating while looking into a woman's window, authorities say.
Three witnesses and a Berkeley homicide detective helped authorities zero in on the 31-year-old man charged with murder in the killing of a Vallejo man Sunday morning in Albany.