Second suspect charged in South Berkeley homicide

A suspect allegedly involved in a police shooting last month has been charged with the March 29 killing of Devin Whitmire. The Berkeley Police Department announced Tuesday that Calvester Stewart, 19, has been charged with the alleged murder of Whitmire, 24. Whitmire was fatally shot on the night of March 29 at
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Two students shot with paintball gun on Gayley Road

Two UC Berkeley students were victims of assault with a deadly weapon — a paintball gun — on Friday night near the Greek Theatre. According to a UCPD crime alert, the two students, one male and one female, were walking northbound along the east sidewalk of Gayley Road at 9:34 p.m.
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Three UC Berkeley students robbed on Gayley Road

Three UC Berkeley students were victims of armed robbery on Gayley Road Friday night. At approximately 10:18 p.m., the three students, who were near the bus stop off the Stern Hall access road, noticed a sedan pull up behind them, and two suspects got out of the car, according to a
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No bomb found after Northside threat

A bomb threat on Northside kept residents from their homes Wednesday night. Berkeley Police Department officers on scene blocked off parts of Euclid Avenue, Ridge Road, La Loma Avenue, Le Roy Avenue and Le Conte Avenue. Residents were being allowed to leave the affected area, but no one was permitted
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Male victim of strong arm robbery on Grinnell Pathway

A UC Berkeley affiliate was allegedly robbed of his cell phone on the western part of campus Friday night. Around 7 p.m., the 21-year-old affiliate was talking on his cell phone while walking westbound on the Grinnell Pathway. As the victim passed the loading dock of the Life Sciences Addition, he
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Man victim of armed robbery on Gayley Road

A UC Berkeley affiliate was the victim of armed robbery Friday night near Northside. A 20-year-old male was walking towards the Foothill Dining Commons on Gayley Road south of Hearst Avenue when he was approached by a male around 11:00 p.m, according to police. After asking to use the victim’s cell
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