Berkeley Teacher Placed On Leave After Bringing Bazooka Into SchoolA high school teacher who brought a decommissioned bazooka into a Berkeley classroom has been placed on paid administrative leave.
Homeowner Finds Body On Property Near Berkeley High SchoolA property owner in Berkeley called police after finding a body at the property Saturday morning.
Berkeley High Water Polo Player Accused Of Sexual Assault During GameA high school water polo player in the Bay Area has been accused of sexually assaulting an opposing player during a game.
Student Confesses To Posting Racist Messages At Berkeley High School, Prompting Student WalkoutStudents at Berkeley High School staged a walkout Thursday morning after threats of violence against black students and statements of support for the Ku Klux Klan were found posted to a library computer on Wednesday afternoon.
Berkeley High School Recalls Yearbooks Over Offensive PrankBerkeley High School has asked all students to bring back their yearbooks after offensive language was placed into the yearbook. The students affected believe the comment was motivated by race.
Berkeley High School Students Say District Not Doing Enough To Combat Sexual HarassmentStudents in Berkeley say their high school has become a hostile learning environment, saying they are being harassed in the hallways and administrators aren’t doing anything about it.
Berkeley Police Chief Defends Overtime To Track Son’s Stolen iPhoneBerkeley Police Chief Michael Meehan insisted a recent search for his son's stolen iPhone should not be seen as an example of preferential treatment.
Berkeley High Students To Be Suspended, Expelled For Attendance Scam About 50 Berkeley High School students will be suspended and up to four could be expelled for a recently discovered scheme in which students hacked into the school’s attendance system and sold cleared absences to classmates.
Berkeley High School Safety Officer Arrested On Identity Theft ChargeA Berkeley High School safety officer has been charged with one count of felony identity theft for allegedly stealing bank account information from a special education teacher and using it to pay his utility bills.
Berkeley High School Student Shot In Oakland RecoveringA Berkeley High School student shot on the streets of Oakland Thursday morning has had surgery and is resting and recovering, a Berkeley schools spokesman said.
Berkeley Considers New Safety Measures To Keep Guns Out Of SchoolsSecurity officers at Berkeley’s two high schools should wear uniforms and more closely monitor who comes onto the campuses, according to a safety review in response to a series of gun-related incidents in the Berkeley Unified School District.
Berkeley School Board Weighs Solutions To Gun ProblemA school board meeting to discuss the rash of guns at two Berkeley high schools came just hours after another gun-related lockdown at Berkeley High School.