"When an investigator from the public defender's office showed up at my door with a subpoena, I was even more taken aback."
Authorities in Berkeley put out a warning Wednesday afternoon about scammers claiming to be police officers who are calling community members to demand money.
Police are asking the community to share information about a shooting reported in West Berkeley late Tuesday night.
Berkeley police arrested a 20-year-old Oakland man after he used a pistol to rob a downtown business Monday, authorities report.
Those suing say that police hid inside the MLK Student Union instead of protecting people from the violence perpetrated by black-clad demonstrators.
A robber brandished a broken fence piece at a man after stealing his laptop Tuesday night at the popular UC Berkeley study spot Caffè Strada, authorities report.
Gunfire was reported in South Berkeley just outside Sports Basement on Monday night, though no victims have come forward, police said.
A small fire at the homeless camp outside Old City Hall in downtown Berkeley caused no injuries but damaged private and public property Thursday morning.
Three 15-year-old boys from Oakland were arrested Wednesday evening after police say they snatched a laptop from a customer working inside a Starbucks in downtown Berkeley.
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.
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 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.
Berkeley Fire Department says it is concerned about 55 suspicious fires in recent months that appear to have been set intentionally, and may be tied to a "firebug."