Bakersfield police and Kern County sheriff's deputies in conjunction with W.A. Thompson Distributors will be delivering Christmas food baskets to needy families in Kern County beginning 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.

This year, law enforcement officers will deliver 400 baskets to citizens from almost every area of Kern County. The baskets contain a turkey, stuffing, cranberries, corn, beans, celery, fruit, flour, butter, bread, and more.

- Bakersfield Police Department