One of the women told police she had been terrified by the encounter. The other waved down a stranger driving by and got into their car to escape.
The public has until April 9 to give feedback on giving two playgrounds a facelift and installing native gardens.
A Berkeley man with a machete slashed a woman Saturday afternoon when she asked him to move along and leave her alone, police report.
William Turner is facing new charges this month after police say he grabbed two boys, ages 12 and 14, and asked them for “weed” as they walked to school, according to police.
A 37-year-old man who’s had repeated run-ins with Berkeley parents over the past year is back in jail after asking for “some Girl Scouts” Tuesday at the YWCA and skipping court.
A man who pulled down his pants after telling a woman they’d have sex says he’ll take a bus home to Iowa. His trial ended in a hung jury.
A 37-year-old man on probation for lewd conduct has been charged with a misdemeanor after a local mother said he exposed himself to her in South Berkeley in September.
Three days after police put out an alert about a probationer with a history of bizarre interactions with children, a local mother had her own troubling experience with him.
The Berkeley Police Department has asked the community to be on the lookout for a man linked to several bizarre run-ins with local children earlier this year.
A man who tried to give a baby a mystery drink in June has been charged with annoying or molesting a child, authorities report, after several bizarre run-ins with local kids.
A local mother who took her two children to play at Ohlone Park last week said a man tried to give her son liquid from a bottle without permission. The suspect was arrested.
An innovative program to offer secure storage containers for the possessions of Berkeley’s homeless could cost nearly $350,000 a year in staffing, along with $50,000 in start-up costs. Interim City Manager Dee Williams-Ridley provided the City Council with the estimates in a Feb. 26 memo that has been posted on the city website. Read more coverage of […]