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.
A "robbery crew" has been targeting college-aged pedestrians around the UC Berkeley campus over the past week, authorities report.
A BPD unit wearing camouflage uniforms attempted to make a warrant arrest early Friday in South Berkeley. Some thought an ICE raid was in progress.
A Safeway staffer was stabbed Thursday afternoon, and police and paramedics are on the scene in North Berkeley.
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 UC Berkeley student recounted being attacked and stabbed by a friend, right after the killing of another woman in January, during an emotional hearing in a murder case Monday.
A Street Spirit vendor was struck in the face Saturday after he intervened to stop a hate incident between a lesbian family and a man described by police as a "nomad" on College.
Police in Berkeley are hoping to track down several people they said punched or kicked attendees at a political rally in August, or struck them with improvised weapons.
The man charged with trying to kill a city mental health worker outside Whole Foods had hit himself in the head with a rock and was suicidal, according to testimony this week.
Tonight, Berkeley City Council will discuss three items relating to police accountability. The issue, while seemingly non-controversial, has become a dividing one for Council.
A 32-year-old woman was arrested in connection with a domestic dispute at the downtown Berkeley BART station Monday.
A Berkeley Community College student confronted by a man masturbating in downtown Berkeley has put out an alert about her experience.