Agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration arrested a man in downtown Berkeley on Wednesday afternoon, according to officials and community reports.
Authorities have charged a man from Pittsburg and a man from Antioch with firing a gun near Cal over the weekend, according to court records and police. Also: Don’t miss the Berkeleyside map of this year’s shootings.
Berkeley police arrested a convicted drug dealer over the weekend in connection with a stolen gun, methamphetamine and marijuana, authorities report.
Police arrested a 21-year-old man at Civic Center Park on suspicion of selling marijuana to a Berkeley High School student, authorities report.
Police reported several notable arrests in Berkeley in November, from a “hot prowl” burglary and vehicle theft case to felony drug sales.
In the past week, Berkeley police have handled a felony attack, recovered two guns, and dealt with a spate of street robberies and laptop thefts, amid other enforcement activities, BPD reported Thursday.
Berkeley police recovered a loaded gun, marijuana for sale, heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine during the arrest of a probationer downtown earlier this week, authorities report.
The smell of burnt marijuana led to a vehicle search by police Thursday in Berkeley that turned up a pistol, gloves and a commonly used burglary tool, authorities report.
Police arrested a man and woman sleeping in a running sedan at the Berkeley Marina after finding them with an open bottle of cognac and a methamphetamine pipe, authorities report.
A Fairfield man is facing eight felony gun and drug charges, including drug sales, after a shooting in Berkeley in late November.
Three people were arrested Wednesday afternoon near the UC Berkeley campus with a loaded gun and drugs in their car, police report.
Police responding to a domestic violence report unearthed a huge haul of psychedelic mushrooms in South Berkeley over the weekend, police report.