Grizzly Peak Boulevard In East Bay Hills To Be Closed July 4 Amid High Fire DangerAmid one of the driest years on record, a popular fireworks viewing spot in the East Bay hills will be closed on the 4th of July.
Armed Bike Thieves Targeting Bicyclists In Oakland-Berkeley HillsThe East Bay bicycling community is on the alert after the rise of a troubling trend: armed robberies targeting bicyclists.
East Bay Hills Homeowners On Edge After Red Flag Warning ExtendedFor the next few days, expect to see fire engines roaming Grizzly Peak Boulevard and Skyline Boulevard day and night as red flag conditions set nerves on edge again.
Fire Danger in East Bay Prompts Ban on Overnight Parking Along Grizzly Peak BlvdParking along a five-mile stretch of Grizzly Peak Blvd. from Skyline Blvd. to Highway 24 is now prohibited from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. every day. Oakland police will be on patrol and will issue citations if necessary.
Passenger Killed, Driver Injured After Car Plunges Off Cliff In Oakland HillsA 28-year-old woman was killed over the weekend when a vehicle drove off a cliff along Grizzly Peak Boulevard about a mile north of state Highway 24 in Oakland, police said Monday.
Grizzly Peak Fire In East Bay Hills Nearing Full ContainmentThe wildfire in the hills along the Oakland-Berkeley border is now 90 percent contained.
Recent East Bay Hills Shootings Spark Warnings For Residents, Sightseers At Grizzly Peak Blvd.Oakland Police are warning residents and sightseers on Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the Oakland and Berkeley Hills to be on the lookout for anything suspicious after two recent shooting incidents.
3 Teens Charged With Robbing, Kidnapping Couple In Berkeley Hills On ThanksgivingThree teenage suspects have been charged as adults for the armed robbery, carjacking and kidnapping of a couple sitting in a car at an overlook in the Berkeley hills early on Thanksgiving morning, University of California at Berkeley police said Wednesday.
Couple Robbed, Kidnapped At Gunpoint In Berkeley Hills On Thanksgiving MorningA couple sitting in a car at a Berkeley overlook early Thursday were robbed at gunpoint and kidnapped, according to University of California at Berkeley police.
Police Investigating Armed Robbery, Kidnapping Near UC Berkeley CampusA man and woman were briefly kidnapped and robbed early Thursday morning as they sat in their car on Grizzly Peak Boulevard.
Man Dies After Plunging Off Lookout Point In Berkeley HillsA 60-year-old man died in a fall from a popular lookout point on Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the Berkeley hills on Sunday night, a University of California at Berkeley police lieutenant said Monday.
Man Survives Trapped For 3 Days After East Bay Cliff PlungeA driver who plunged off a Berkeley cliff and remained trapped in his car for three days was pulled alive from the wreckage Friday.