Police were on the scene in North Berkeley to investigate a suspicious package, and The Alameda between Hopkins Street and Monterey Avenue was closed for some time.
Berkeley and BART officials are holding a meeting Thursday night to allay fears and start the discussion about what could be built. There are no current plans to build anything.
A man caught on video "creeping and peeping" outside a North Berkeley woman's window was arrested with the help of surveillance video, according to community and police reports.
A Hayward man is in custody after his suspicious behavior helped witnesses lead police to his location following a car theft Sunday morning, authorities report.
William Turner is facing new charges this month after police say he grabbed two boys, ages 12 and 14, and asked them for "weed" as they walked to school, according to police.
A 37-year-old man who's had repeated run-ins with Berkeley parents over the past year is back in jail after asking for "some Girl Scouts" Tuesday at the YWCA and skipping court.
A woman on her porch was working on her laptop when two young men armed with a gun grabbed the computer and ran off Thursday afternoon.
Berkeley police released two new surveillance videos Wednesday to ask for the public's help to solve a robbery and shooting on Vine Street in early December.
A man who pulled down his pants after telling a woman they'd have sex says he'll take a bus home to Iowa. His trial ended in a hung jury.
After Wells Fargo refused to modify Regina Frazier's home loan, she turned to some shady operators who promised to help, but only took her money and fled.
Several Berkeleyside readers asked for details after seeing FBI agents in North Berkeley early Friday morning.
Authorities responded to a shooting Tuesday night in North Berkeley at Vine Street and Bonita Avenue.
A Safeway staffer was stabbed Thursday afternoon, and police and paramedics are on the scene in North Berkeley.