Berkeley PD To Change Policies After Wrongful Death SettlementThe wife and two sons of a man who was killed outside his home in the Berkeley Hills last year have reached a resolution of their wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Berkeley.
Man Shot To Death On Berkeley StreetBerkeley police were investigating the shooting death of a man in South Berkeley Wednesday night.
Berkeley’s Police Officers Association Makes Push To Arm Cops With TasersThe Berkeley Police Officers Association is releasing an online citizen's survey on the use of Tasers and would like the city to explore arming the police force with the devices.
Off-Duty Berkeley Cop Repeatedly Stabbed During Burlingame BrawlAn off-duty Berkeley police officer was stabbed several times and three others were injured in a brawl involving dozens of people outside a Burlingame bar on Saturday night, a police sergeant said.
Berkeley Citizens Rights Groups Demand Answers In Death Of Mentally Ill SuspectMembers of several community groups raised concerns Thursday about the way the Berkeley Police Department handled an incident with a mentally ill man who died in a struggle with officers two weeks ago.
Man Dies While In Berkeley Police CustodyA man died while in police custody on Tuesday night in Berkeley, police said.
Officers Serving Warrant Attacked By 2 Dogs In RichmondBerkeley police officers conducting a search warrant in Richmond shot and killed two dogs Tuesday afternoon after one of the dogs bit an officer, Berkeley police said.
Family Of Murdered Berkeley Man Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit The wife and two sons of a 67-year-old man who was killed outside his home in the Berkeley Hills in February filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city Thursday, alleging that it was negligent in the way it handled the situation.
Berkeley Parking Officers To Look For Illegal Use of Disabled PlacardsAuthorities announced Friday that parking enforcement officers in Berkeley will soon join police in citing drivers who fraudulently use disabled placards to park in handicap spaces.
Berkeley Chief In Spotlight Again After Overtime Search For Son's CellphoneBerkeley’s police chief is the subject of criticism again following news that he ordered officers to work overtime in an effort to find his son’s cellphone.
Authorities Say Berkeley Murder Suspect Broke Deputy’s JawAuthorities say the Oakland man accused of using a ceramic pot to beat and kill a 67-year-old Berkeley man outside his home earlier this year has attacked and broken the jaw of a deputy.
Family Of Deceased Berkeley Man Disputes Police ClaimsThe family of Peter Cukor claims that police failed to correctly prioritize his call before he was bludgeoned to death.