Representatives of the Berkeley Jr Jackets said they are working to create a positive environment for youth and would like more support from the city.
A court hearing this week was the latest reminder for Diante Craig’s family of a loss that continues to feel senseless.
Hosea Askew does not dispute that he shot Diante Craig, 29, last year, but his account has shifted. Askew’s attorney says it was self-defense.
The gunfire terrified parents in a nearby park. Councilmember Terry Taplin held a community meeting Sunday.
The man was shot in the arm, a witness told Berkeleyside. As of 7:45 p.m. Saturday, police said the roadway was open.
Police responded to Prince Street and found the man unresponsive in his vehicle, but he surrendered without incident about three hours later.
A man took matters into his own hands when thieves burglarized his home, and more in the latest crime roundup.
At 7:15 a.m., police used a loudspeaker to call for the suspect to come outside, then made the arrest without incident.
Investigators arrested both men in June and found an extensive cache of weapons at their homes, police said.
A final determination has not been made in the case: the Internal Affairs Bureau has not completed its report and the police chief has yet to weigh in.
Gabriel Jordan is also facing separate rape charges from a 2019 attack in Oakland.
Mitchell, 17, was killed in an Oakland shooting last month. He is remembered as a budding scientist, loyal friend and source of positivity.