Bakersfield Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 87 Incidents and 26 Crime StoriesCalifornia Bulletins1 DAY AGO
KCSO teams up with KIA dealership for theft prevention event
The Kern County Sheriff's Office teamed up with Haddad KIA to offer free theft prevention services for year specific Kia vehicles over the weekend.
The gas price fluctuate between $4.09 and $4.79 in Arvin as of 2024-03-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
BPD search for missing at-risk 48-year-old man
BAKERSFIELD, CALIF. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community's help in finding a missing at-risk 48-year-old man last seen in Northwest Bakersfield. Deljinder Singh was last seen on Sunday, March 3, 2024, on the 4600 block of Islands Drive at around 10:45 p.m. Singh is...
1 arrested for allegedly murdering man in southeast Bakersfield: BPD
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A man is dead following an assault in southeast Bakersfield Sunday morning, according to the Bakersfield Police Department. BPD said officers were dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of Clyde Street just after 8 a.m. for a report of an assault. Upon arrival, officers found a man dead with […]
Bakersfield Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 87 Incidents and 26 Crime Stories
Bakersfield Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 87 Incidents and 26 Crime Stories. During the last week, Bakersfield reported a total of 87 crime cases. A significant portion of these incidents were assaults, accounting for 27 cases, making it the most common crime. Other non-specified crimes followed closely with 20 cases. Arrests and thefts were equally prevalent, each with 12 cases. Burglaries were reported 5 times, while vandalism was noted in 4 instances. Suspicious situations were reported 3 times, and robbery twice. The least common crimes were trespass and arson, each with a single case. This data provides a snapshot of the crime situation in the place, with a concerning prevalence of violent crimes such as assault and robbery. As such, residents are advised to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the local law enforcement agencies.
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House Fire in Bakersfield Prompts Arson Investigation
BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Mar. 2 (KNN) — An arson investigation is underway to determine the cause of a fire that erupted at an apparent vacant house late Friday night. The Bakersfield Fire Department responded to multiple reports of a structure fire around 11:48 p.m. in the area of Robinson and Oregon Street in East Bakersfield.
Arvin man dies after colliding with telephone pole near Lamont
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — An Arvin man is dead after colliding with a wooden telephone pole on Tejon Highway, east of Lamont Wednesday night. CHP officers responded to the crash on Tejon Highway, just north of Panama Lane at 11:09 p.m. Officials said Hector Hernandez-Hernandez, 31, was traveling southbound on Tejon Highway when, for an […]
EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES: How a project promotes literacy among Latino parents
Parents at Sierra Vista Elementary School went back to school for graduation ceremony celebrating their completion of a series of classes on literacy
BPD seeks help finding missing 14-year-old boy
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating Christopher Zamora-Jimenez, 14, who was last seen on Friday in the 7300 block of Monitor Street. Zamora-Jimenez is considered at-risk because of his age and being a first-time runaway, the BPD reported. He is described as Hispanic, 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 145 pounds, with long brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing all black sweats and a gray undershirt.
3 Best Hole-in-the-Wall Bakersfield Burger Joints
We delve into the heart of Bakersfield’s vibrant food culture to uncover the 3 best hole-in-the-wall Bakersfield burger joints. Welcome to Bakersfield, CA, where the burger scene thrives in the unassuming corners of the city’s culinary landscape. These hole-in-the-wall Bakersfield burger joints offer more than just delicious patties...
BPD searching for alleged thieves who stole items from Goodwill store
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Two thieves allegedly took items from a Goodwill store in northwest Bakersfield last month, according to the Bakersfield Police Department. BPD said on Feb. 21 just after 10 p.m., two suspects broke a window and entered a Goodwill store in the 3000 block of Coffee Road and stole items. The first […]
Kern County In Depth: March 3, 2024
Watch this week’s full episode of Kern County In Depth in the video player above. It is officially election week in Kern, and while ballots have been in the hands of registered voters for nearly a month now, the voting deadline is Tuesday at 8 p.m. Once the polls close, the votes will be tallied and we will see who comes out on top.
The City of Arvin is talking pot
If approved, the operational requirements would include a minimum site size of one acre and a limit of 10 outdoor applications for 2024
'A Musical Tribute to our Veterans': Performance supports trip to Normandy, Honor Fight
A variety of music filled a performance Sunday afternoon at Harvey Auditorium at Bakersfield High School. In addition to delighting a local audience, another goal of "In Honor of Those Who Served: A Musical Tribute to our Veterans" was to raise funds to send the Normandy Freedom Chorus, made up of members of the Masters of Harmony and other singers, to Normandy, France for the 80th anniversary of D-Day on June 6.
CHP: Alcohol suspected in deadly solo-car crash on Tejon Highway
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — UPDATE (12 P.M.): The Kern County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed as 31-year-old Hector Hernandez Hernandez of Arvin. Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in a solo-vehicle crash on Tejon Highway that left a 31-year-old man dead Wednesday night. The California Highway...
Bakersfield Model Railroad Show celebrates 30 years
Celebrating 30 years of the Bakersfield Model Railroad Show. The Kern County Fairgrounds were full of model railroad enthusiasts this weekend.
Man stabbed, killed in east Bakersfield identified: KCSO
KCSO said Aaron Delgado, 36, of Bakersfield was the man found by police with a stab wound at Haley and Columbus streets around 7:30 p.m., on Feb. 21.
Kern County areas set to experience high winds, precipitation during weekend storm: NWS
The Lake Isabella area could receive up to 4 inches of snow by Sunday morning, according to the NWS.