Using over-sized scissors, Berkeley officials on Friday opened a model 'Complete Streets' project that should make cyclists, drivers, transit-users and pedestrians very happy.
Five teenage boys, ages 13-17, were arrested Thursday night in connection with a laptop grab at Starbucks, along with a second theft at a downtown eatery, authorities report.
Two masked men with guns robbed three people in South Berkeley of a backpack containing $20,000 in cash Tuesday night, authorities report.
A 29-year-old man has been charged with assault and elder abuse after stealing a cane from a 76-year-old man walking on campus, and attacking the man with it, 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.
"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.