The 2015 mid-year crime report: other than homicides, numbers are up across the board. Source: BPD The 2015 mid-year crime report: other than homicides, numbers are up across the board. Source: BPD Berkeley police are reporting significant increases in serious crimes including robberies, aggravated assaults and burglaries during the first half of 2015, compared to statistics from 2014. […]
Animal rights activists smash Star Grocery windows
FBI agents visited Star Grocery on Monday to investigate a broken window the government believes was smashed by animal rights activists.
Berkeley police arrest man wanted in attempted murder
Samuel Tewolde. Source: Santa Rosa PD Berkeley Police officers arrested a Santa Rosa man wanted on suspicion of attempted murder on Sunday Feb. 9. The arrest was made during a traffic stop at University Avenue and 10th Street, according to Berkeley Police spokeswoman Officer Jennifer Coats. Shortly after midnight, an officer conducting the traffic stop […]
FBI raid in North Berkeley
A Berkeleysider sent an email to us this morning: On my bike ride to BART this morning I saw a big swat team of police, including battering rams and machine guns, at a house on Acton, 1/2 a block south of N. Berkely Bart. Wonder what was going on? According to Berkeley Police Department’s Public […]