A dramatic accident on Tuesday morning sent a car into the large window of 85 Degrees. Only minor injuries were reported.
“As a 101-year-old Berkeley resident, I am thrilled to be voting in this historic election!” says Lilly Katsuko Takei who sent us this photo “As a 101-year-old Berkeley resident, I am thrilled to be voting in this historic election!” says Lilly Katsuko Takei who sent us this photo The election season in Berkeley has been […]
Berkeley police arrest Nanci Armstrong-Temple on the morning of Friday, Nov. 4. Photo: Paul Kealoha-Blake Berkeley police arrest Nanci Armstrong-Temple on the morning of Friday, Nov. 4. Photo: Paul Kealoha-Blake Early Friday morning, Berkeley police dismantled an encampment that had been set up on Adeline Street to protest the way the city provides homeless services. A contingent of […]
Mental health services are being conducted from two mobile stations — at least one of which is a van — as well as other locations scattered around the city.
The Berkeley Fire Department has responded to a fire on Center Street in downtown Berkeley that caused the evacuation of several buildings and is backing up traffic in the area.
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Police arrested a transient Berkeley woman in connection with arson Wednesday night. Photo: Paul Kealoha-Blake A transient Berkeley woman who’s had repeated run-ins with police in the past is back in custody Thursday after authorities say she set at least one dumpster on fire by the library Wednesday night. Dawn Carraway, 26, was arrested just before […]
A very busy week: Police are looking for a couple they say stole steak and beer from Berkeley Bowl, and a pair who took an iPad from the Apple store. In other news, a standoff on Fairview, burglars arrested at Cal, a $6,000 burglary at the journalism school on campus and geyser videos galore.
About 50 people have set up tents on the front lawn of Old City Hall to protest news homeless laws passed by the Berkeley City Council last week. Photo: Frances Dinkelspiel The city of Berkeley issued a cease and desist order Tuesday to residents of an encampment that popped up at Old City Hall on […]
Film crew robbed at gunpoint at the marina, cyclist attacked and robbed by men asking for directions, flower pot assault at BART, hydroponic shop shooting, auto burglary during school drop-off, and more in this week’s blotter.
Thirty-five percent of calls to the Berkeley Police Department are for people who are having a mental health crisis. Here, police officers restrained a man who was later taken for a mental health evaluation as two mental health workers (left), try to calm him down. Photo: Emilie Raguso Responding to people with mental health issues […]