Get Berkeleyside's free newsletter.

Delivered to your inbox at 5 p.m., the Daily Briefing brings you all the latest Berkeley news in one handy place.

"*" indicates required fields

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Crime in Berkeley: Head-butt battery, lost quadcopter, donut theft, ‘intent to inhale’ arrest, 19 stolen vehicles

In this week’s blotter: a spate of stolen vehicles, proactive patrols at People’s Park, youth fights downtown, a repeat offender is back in custody after a robbery, a fire displaced 30 people, and a difference of opinion led to a head-butt battery at Willard. See what happened in your neighborhood.

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Berkeleyside blotter: Crime in Berkeley, 10/30-11/5

This is a partial list of recent crimes in Berkeley, compiled by Berkeleyside, and based on reports to the Berkeley Police Department unless otherwise noted. The following items represent a sampling of calls, and times may be approximate. From Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, there were reports of 21 burglaries, 19 auto break-ins or thefts from vehicles and six stolen vehicles, according to CrimeMapping.com. Five robberies, 20 […]