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Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Berkeley police pursue driver into Oakland after attempted car stop; officer hit but uninjured

A driver police tried to stop near Berkeley on Saturday night “clipped” a BPD officer and left the scene, prompting a slew of officers to pursue him into East Oakland, authorities report. As of about 8:10 p.m. the investigation was ongoing and no arrests had been made, police said. The driver had not been located. […]

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Richmond police chase ends in Berkeley with crash, arrest

Update, 1:25 a.m. Authorities have just confirmed this incident began in Richmond at around 10:35 p.m. “Richmond PD officers were attempting to stop a vehicle. The suspect vehicle turned onto a dead end street and made an abrupt u-turn. The suspect vehicle then rammed her car into a marked RPD patrol car and fled,” Lt. Felix Tan, […]