You know carjackings are up in Berkeley when we have two carjacking stories in a single day — even if one of them is an update from a disturbing case from July.
Carjackings used to be a rarity in Berkeley but they're becoming almost commonplace.
In case you missed it, robberies in Berkeley are up 22% this year compared to the same period last year, according to the latest BPD data.
We're also continuing to follow campus safety issues at BHS.
Some parents say school officials should be doing more — and saying more — after a recent gun scare.
The two-year trial program is slated to cost somewhere between $345,000 and $425,000.