Woman sexually assaulted in Eucalyptus Grove

A woman was sexually assaulted in the Eucalyptus Grove on the UC Berkeley campus in the wee hours of Saturday morning. Around 3:30 a.m., the woman was walking alone in the grove — south of University Drive near the west edge of campus — when a man allegedly approached her,
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Fewer homicides seen in city, state and nation

By this time last year, six homicides had been committed in Berkeley. So far this year, that number is one. That number has decreased in the past four years and represents an extreme example of similar homicide trends across the state and country, where homicides have also decreased. “The City
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Woman robbed on Southside Monday night

A man allegedly robbed a female with a sharp object Monday night on Southside. The victim was walking in the area of Blake Street and Chilton Way at around 11:30 p.m. when an man allegedly grabbed her from behind and pressed a sharp knifelike object into her side, demanding her
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Seven computers stolen from Graduate Assembly building

Seven computers worth an estimated $14,000 were stolen from the UC Berkeley Graduate Assembly building between Nov. 23 and 25, according to the UCPD crime logs. At 9:55 a.m. on Nov. 25, UCPD received a call that seven Mac computers were found missing from Anthony Hall and determined that a
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UCPD shoots, kills student brandishing gun at Haas

UC Berkeley sophomore Cody Barcikowski had been in a third-floor computer lab at the Haas School of Business for 15 minutes when he heard an angry voice repeatedly order someone to lower his gun, followed by four or five gunshots from an adjacent lab. Barcikowski dived under a table and
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Dan Mogulof and police officers stand at the entrance to the Haas School of Business.

Student shot by UCPD Tuesday dies in hospital

Nine others in computer lab at time of shooting

A man who was shot by UCPD after brandishing a gun Tuesday afternoon at the Haas School of Business has since died. The suspect, who was identified as Christopher Nathen Elliot Travis, 32, was an undergraduate transfer student at the school in his first semester, said UC Berkeley spokesperson Dan Mogulof.
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