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Update: Missing man found by Berkeley police officer

Koichi Kawakami, Photo: BPD Update, 11:33 p.m. BPD watch commander Lt. Mike Durbin confirmed that Kawakami has been located. Update, 11:22 p.m. A BPD officer has found the missing man, according to scanner traffic reviewed by Berkeleyside. Koichi Kawakami was located at San Pablo Avenue and Oregon Street, about a mile from his home on Ward. He’s being given […]

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Update: Police find car of missing UC Berkeley student

Shuqin Zhang has been missing since Thursday. Photo: BPD Update, Jan. 10, 8:30 a.m. Berkeley police are reporting that, during their search for missing student Shuqin Zhang, “several items identified as belonging to Shuqin were located on the cliff above the ocean.” This was by the Point Reyes lighthouse near where the 22-year-old’s car was […]

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Missing at-risk woman reunited with family in Berkeley

Frances Green. Image: BPD A woman who went missing from the North Berkeley Senior Center on Friday, whose whereabouts were unknown for approximately seven hours, was reunited with her family Friday night after being spotted by an observant passer-by who was on her way home from work, authorities said. Seventy-year-old Frances Green, who has Stage […]