Activists organize in Berkeley a year after Kayla Moore’s death in police custody.

Leaked documents shed new light on Kayla Moore’s in-custody death

Police Review Commission unanimously finds that one officer did not continually monitor Moore's vital signs

On Feb. 12, 2013, police responded to a disturbance call in Downtown Berkeley that ended with the sudden in-custody death of Kayla Moore, a 347-pound black transgender woman with a history of mental illness.
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City announces plan to exterminate squirrels in Cesar Chavez Park

Squirrels and gophers currently occupy Cesar Chavez Park, a former landfill near the Berkeley Marina, and burrow tunnels that could potentially funnel toxic waste into the Bay. The city announced a pilot plan to tail off their pest problem by trapping and exterminating a portion of the population.
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