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Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety, Schools

Shooting at Sacramento and Oregon

The Berkeley Police Department reports that at 7:12 p.m. yesterday, there was an assault with a deadly weapon at Sacramento and Oregon. There were multiple rounds fired, according to Officer Jamie Perkins, and the male victim sustained non-life threatening injuries. The incident occurred near Spiral Gardens. There is an active investigation of the shooting, but […]

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety, Schools

Breaking: Fatal shooting at Milvia and Russell

Berkeley police are investigating a fatal drive-by shooting that took place around 5:30 p.m. today near the intersection of Russell and Milvia. Berkeleyside has called the police for details and we’ll update the information as we receive it. Update 7:11 p.m. Regular commenter Thomas Lord reports through the comments: For what little it’s worth:  closer […]