"When an investigator from the public defender's office showed up at my door with a subpoena, I was even more taken aback."
Authorities in Berkeley put out a warning Wednesday afternoon about scammers claiming to be police officers who are calling community members to demand money.
Police are asking the community to share information about a shooting reported in West Berkeley late Tuesday night.
Berkeley police arrested a 20-year-old Oakland man after he used a pistol to rob a downtown business Monday, authorities report.
A robber brandished a broken fence piece at a man after stealing his laptop Tuesday night at the popular UC Berkeley study spot Caffè Strada, authorities report.
Gunfire was reported in South Berkeley just outside Sports Basement on Monday night, though no victims have come forward, police said.
Three 15-year-old boys from Oakland were arrested Wednesday evening after police say they snatched a laptop from a customer working inside a Starbucks in downtown Berkeley.
Berkeley police released two new surveillance videos Wednesday to ask for the public's help to solve a robbery and shooting on Vine Street in early December.
A man who pulled down his pants after telling a woman they'd have sex says he'll take a bus home to Iowa. His trial ended in a hung jury.
Berkeley police detained a suspect near the park.
Police are trying to find the occupants of a vehicle that passed a woman lying on San Pablo Avenue in December after she was beaten unconscious, left in the street and run over.
The suspect allegedly beat up an employee of a gas station on San Pablo Avenue on Dec. 21
An Alameda County judge raised Chapman's bail from $135,000 to $400,000 after he was found in possession of a weapon.