Concerned about low staffing, the BPA wants money to attract more recruits. But with the crime rate low, Berkeley would be safer if it redirected resources to social programs.
The bleeding man was found at University and Jefferson Avenues.
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
Two women, a housewife and a waitress, have been charged with attempted murder after the beating that sent a third woman to the hospital in critical condition Monday.
Police are asking the community for help to identify two people filmed stealing packages from the same apartment complex, in the 2400 block of Fulton Street, earlier this month.
A woman was pulled out of her car Tuesday night in West Berkeley, then attacked and robbed by a pair of men, authorities report.
A resident in North Berkeley shared this video of a recent package theft from his front porch. The dog didn't miss it but no one else was around to take note.
A woman jogging on a recent December weekend near Berkeley Bowl West was sexually assaulted by a stranger, authorities report.
Two unrelated crashes in Berkeley kept first responders busy Monday night, and sent a man on a bike and a female pedestrian to area hospitals for treatment.
Berkeley police staffing levels have reached a crisis point, and the entire traffic bureau along with some investigative positions may be on the chopping block in early 2018.
BPD detectives are asking community members to help identify a suspect in numerous armed robberies in Berkeley, Albany, Alameda, San Leandro and Walnut Creek.