Income, politics and systemic racism in health care are all factors, experts say.
Data about where police use rifles, launchers and other “controlled” equipment will now be public. Officials said it’s a matter of racial justice.
It is the single largest investment in affordable housing Berkeley has made, the mayor said Tuesday night.
UC Berkeley wants to add 12,000 people to its campus in the next 15 years and build 8 million square feet of housing, research space and parking.
The announcement came during a public meeting about Oakland and San Francisco airport noise.
“We must employ a variety of tactics to deter, intervene and investigate crimes,” West Berkeley Councilmember Terry Taplin said during Wednesday’s Zoom.
Religious institutions are offering COVID-19 vaccines to their communities in familiar settings.
Police identified Jose Paz-Leja as a convicted felon and “documented West Side Berkeley” gang member who has other gunfire arrests in the neighborhood.
The shooter said he was defending himself after intervening in a domestic dispute where a woman had asked for help, according to court papers.
Charles Herring has raised hundreds of succulents over the years, but some residents believe they are attracting mice and want them gone.
Police responded to Prince and California streets just before 5 p.m. for the shooting reports.
“100 years is a long time, but it’s been a rewarding 100 for me,” Horace Whitmore told Berkeleyside this week.