Seven students from East High School were arrested by campus police after two unrelated fights occurred on Thursday, according to the Kern High School District.
A Delano man who spent more than two decades on death row was released from custody Thursday after all charges against him were dismissed.
Two Voorhies Elementary fifth grade students are facing criminal charges after falsely convincing police that a student was kidnapped while boarding a bus in east Bakersfield, launching an hours-long search that involved multiple agencies, dozens of officers and an airship to search for a su…
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Police say they are investigating whether three men reported missing from Bakersfield were the people found dead inside a parked car in Burbank.
Charges will not be pressed against two federal immigration agents who Delano Police Department officials said lied about pursuing a couple they suspected of being in the country illegally and died during a collision while fleeing, Kern County District Attorney Lisa Green announced Wednesday.
Four people were arrested in connection with running a chop shop where authorities recovered a total of 26 vehicles, including 12 that had been reported stolen.
A Utah man was attempting to hit a top speed of 210 mph when he crashed his motorcycle into fencing at Mojave Air and Space Port during a racing event over the weekend, according to sheriff's officials.
Three drivers were arrested and 11 were cited on suspicion, for driving under the influence or without a driver's license, during a routine BPD DUI and driver's license checkpoint on Saturday night.
A 34-year-old man who was last seen in Bakersfield near the end of March has been reported missing, and his family says he had a medical condition for which he needs medication.
Eight police officers suffered smoke inhalation Thursday after an allegedly suicidal man set fire to an apartment in south Bakersfield, police said.
A man who pleaded no contest to a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of another man in Oildale has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
Prosecutors have filed a charge of involuntary manslaughter against the operator of an Oildale trailer park where a 5-month-old died in a fire.
Delano police have requested charges against two Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents who were involved in a chase that ended with two people dead.
Bakersfield police are looking for a woman who was pregnant when she went missing Feb. 1 and is now believed to have given birth.
A 19-year-old man was struck by a vehicle on Highway 99 Tuesday evening after jumping a perimeter fence and running into traffic lanes, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Deputies arrested a 37-year-old man who is accused of vandalizing 29 vehicles and threatening people with a screwdriver near Garces Memorial High School.
PG&E is warning customers of scams where, among other things, people pose as PG&E employees and try to obtain personal and financial information to file fraudulent tax returns.
Three people face life terms in prison after being convicted of home invasion, among other charges, in holding a homeowner at gunpoint while stealing stereo and video game equipment, prosecutors say.
A 34-year-old man has been sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for gunning down a man east of Bakersfield four years ago.