Two men were charged this week after police found reciprocating saws, which are often linked to catalytic converter theft, in separate cases over the weekend, authorities report.
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.