An Arvin man charged with the murder of a pedestrian in a DUI-related crash was found guilty by a jury on Tuesday, according to court records.
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office said it was going to unveil some "new technology" at a press conference Tuesday morning.
A man involved in a nearly 16-hour standoff with law enforcement earlier this month has accepted a plea deal, according to court records.
The Ridgecrest Police Department arrested 20 people and seized about 100 grams of methamphetamine during probation compliance checks on Thursday.
A new trial date for former Green Room owner Frank Sanchez and his ex-girlfriend, Tauney Van Sickle, on child molestation charges was set during a hearing on Friday.
A charge against a Lake Isabella man for the alleged attempted voluntary manslaughter of a neighbor was thrown out on Thursday due to a hung jury.
A vehicle struck a utility box during a possible shooting on the 4000 block of California Avenue on Monday according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
A homicide and a suicide occurred at the 8200 block of Collison Street in Lamont on Thursday, according to a report by the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
A pre-preliminary hearing for a Bakersfield woman accused of dragging a dog behind a Bird scooter has been pushed back to May 29, according to the Kern County District Attorney’s Office.
A man was arrested on Friday for making threats to employees at the Blue Oak Coffee Roasting Company in downtown Bakersfield.
The Delano Police Department said it is investigating an officer use of force incident after videos circulated on social media showing officers conducting arrests.
A teacher acquitted last month in a case involving inappropriate contact with a student has been allowed to start teaching again.
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office investigated a grenade found on the side of a road in Delano on Thursday which it later "rendered safe," according to a press release.
A man who admitted to sexual acts with a juvenile he met on the dating app Grindr pleaded no contest to the charges during a hearing on Wednesday.
Evergreen Elementary School has lifted a lockdown put in place this morning after the school received a call with a threatening message, according to the Bakersfield City School District.
The case of a man found dead on Edison Highway east of Morning Drive on Valentine's Day is officially being investigated as a homicide, according to law enforcement.
The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified a motorist who died early Saturday morning after the car he was driving drifted off the roadway and slammed into a tree.
A 10-year-old California City boy suffered major injuries after he fell while "surfing" on the hood of a car driven by his mother.
A man who conspired with two Bakersfield police detectives to sell methamphetamine and marijuana stolen by the detectives was sentenced Monday to seven and a half years in federal prison.