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Posted inCrime

3 arrested, guns and meth found, in West Berkeley raid

Police recovered these items during a narcotics operation Thursday at Juan’s Place in West Berkeley. Photo: BPD Police recovered these items during a narcotics operation Thursday at Juan’s Place in West Berkeley. Photo: BPD [Editor’s Note: This story was updated after publication with comments from Juan’s Place and additional information from the Berkeley Police Department.] […]

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Man charged with human trafficking, drug sales, hammer assault after Berkeley car stop

Image via Facebook A Lafayette man police say strangled a woman and hit her with a hammer, then tried to force her into prostitution, has been charged with human trafficking after he was stopped by a Berkeley police officer in late June. The Alameda County district attorney’s office has charged Michael Green, 41, with six felonies: human trafficking for […]