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Posted inCrime

Berkeley mail disrupted after human waste put in mailbox

Two mailboxes outside the South Berkeley Post Office, at 3175 Adeline St., were vandalized in September. Photo: Emilie Raguso South Berkeley U.S. Postal Service users may have noticed the removal and subsequent return of an outdoor mailbox on Adeline Street in mid-September. According to Augustine Ruiz Jr., postal service spokesman, two boxes outside the station […]

Posted inCommunity, Crime & Safety

Berkeley post office clean-up was unplanned, say police

Twitter user abpaine said this photograph shows “Police taking down post office encampment in downtown” on Wednesday night. Photo: abpaine Wednesday night’s clearing of tents and other property belonging to campers at the downtown Berkeley Post Office, who have been on site protesting the building’s sale since late July, was not planned in advance, police […]