Woman robbed at gunpoint on College Avenue

A woman was robbed of her cellphone at gunpoint on College Avenue Thursday. According to a UCPD crime alert, the 19-year-old female was listening to music on her iPhone at around 9:28 p.m. near the intersection of College and Parker Street when a male suspect ran up to her from
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Four stay-away orders for Occupy Cal protesters lifted

Four of the 12 stay-away orders barring Occupy Cal protesters from the UC Berkeley campus were lifted Monday. The stay-away orders for BAMN organizer Yvette Felarca and UC Berkeley students Joshua Anderson, Zakary Habash and Jasper Bernes were all lifted Monday, according to Deputy District Attorney Teresa Drenick. The orders
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Police detain man near UC Berkeley campus

Berkeley police detained a man Thursday morning after he threw a plastic sign multiple times at another person and subsequently tried to flee, according to police. At approximately 9:10 a.m. Thursday, the man tried to swing a plastic “wet floor” sign at a member of a social service program at
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A man was shot in front of Bobs Liquor, on the corner of Sacramento and Oregon.

Man fatally shot in Berkeley, suspect arrested

A man was shot and killed Thursday evening in Berkeley, marking the city’s third homicide of 2012. In what police say was a targeted shooting, multiple shots were fired at two men in South Berkeley, killing Devin Whitmire, 24, and leaving the other unhurt. Police are holding 18-year-old Randall Oscar
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Police respond to shooting in South Berkeley

Berkeley police officers are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday afternoon in South Berkeley. No arrests have yet been made. At approximately 1 p.m. Monday, officers from Berkeley Police Department responded to reports of loud noises around the intersection of Russell and Sacramento streets, according to an email from Sgt. Mary
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