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.
A 38-year-old Yuba City man has been charged with gun and drug violations after police found him at a Berkeley construction site behaving "erratically," authorities report.
Downtown business owners and neighbors expressed frustration that a new center for young adults with mental illness and substance abuse problems was approved without public input.
A drug dealer on probation is back in custody after police stopped him as he drove through Berkeley over the weekend and recovered a loaded gun, authorities report.
Police arrested Anthony Beamon after finding him with guns, thousands in cash and substantial amounts of drugs for sale, authorities report. Police say Beamon ran a "drug house."
Three people were arrested Sunday after an auto burglary report that led police to recover a stash of pills, cash and a loaded assault pistol without a serial number.
A police search last week in South Berkeley turned up more than 5 ounces of methamphetamine, packaging materials and a loaded gun, authorities report.
Berkeley police arrested a two-time felon in Oakland after searching his home and vehicle and finding 4 ounces of crack cocaine packaged for sale, a stolen loaded gun and nearly two dozen fraudulent debit and credit cards in a hidden compartment.
[Editor’s Note: This story was updated after publication with comments from Juan’s Place and additional information from the Berkeley Police Department.]
A Lafayette man police say strangled a woman and hit her with a hammer, then tried to force her into prostitution, has been charged with human trafficking after he was stopped by a Berkeley police officer in late June.