Bayer building in Berkeley gets visit from bomb squad The Berkeley Police department responded to a call of a suspicious suitcase outside a building owned by Bayer AG on 7th street between Dwight and Parker. The pharmaceutical manufacturer has their biotechnology headquarters in the town and contributes grants to student research at the University of California. Officers cleared the area and the bomb squad detonated the suitcase — click for more photos from the scene . So the question is: Terrorist hippies for forgetful hobo? (Photo by vathryn)