Police respond to concerns of illegal fireworks, bonfires in Grizzly Peak corridor

The area along Grizzly Peak Boulevard where concerns have been raised falls within the jurisdictions of UCPD, the Oakland Police Department and the East Bay Regional Park District Police Department, so residents will likely see an increased law enforcement presence.

UCPD has increased patrols in response to concerns over the past few days about illegal ignition of fireworks and bonfires along Grizzly Peak Boulevard between Centennial Drive and Claremont Avenue, according to a Nixle alert from the Berkeley Police Department.
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In season: ripening strawberry trees

Student group meetings are not the only place to get free food on campus. Out in the Berkeley hills the Indian summer is unraveling, making it a sweet time to forage wild bay leaves and blackberries. But those aren’t the only things in season, and you don’t need to go
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Auto burglaries trend continues on East side of campus

Three auto burglaries were reported in the Witter Field parking lot on Sunday afternoon, in what has become a recent trend on the UC Berkeley campus and surrounding city. According to the UCPD crime logs, all the victims of Sunday’s incidents had their car windows smashed and reported losses ranging
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