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The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is asking the publics’ assistance in locating Anthony Rocha. Rocha is a parolee ...
Inmates at prisons in Central and Southern California are on a hunger strike to protest what they say are deplorable conditio...
One man was arrested at a recent Black History Parade in downtown Bakersfield in what Bakersfield Police Department officials...
The Bakersfield City School District passed a new provision Tuesday night that would protect students against cyber bullying....
A California study shows driver's licenses for illegal immigrants would make streets safer. The DMV report says unlicense...
Looking for a job? CarMax is hiring. The auto sales company has 45 new service positions available at its Bakersfield locatio...
An anti-bullying workshop is going to be held on Nov.18.Did you know there's a National Center for Bullying Prevention? Offic...
Maintaining good health can be fun, indeed! Sandee Young, Public Health Associate at the Kern County Public Health Services D...
Local law enforcement is searching for parolee and registered sex offender, Robert Carlyle Anderson, who failed to report to ...
Kern County authorities recently locked up several suspects wanted on domestic violence charges. The Kern County Sheriff's O...
Petroleum counsel Harley Pinson announcedThursday morninghis candidacy for Bakersfield City Council Ward 4. Pinson says the C...
The U.S. Census Bureau estimates there are 70.1 million fathers in the United States, many of whom will receive Fathers Day g...
What's it like to live with constant health issues? Experts say Kern County has a high rate of chronic diseases which makes ...
From Bakersfield to Newtown with love and sympathy. A Bakersfield vigil was held Monday eveningto pray for the community of N...
The McFarland Police Department has challenged local teachers to a charity basketball game. It's all in the name of holiday g...
A California Highway Patrolman found dead last week in Rosedale commited suicide. That's the finding of the Kern County C...
In the latest "To Your Health" segment, Bakersfield's First Morning News talks to Department of Public Health's Dir...
Director of Public Health Services, Matt Constantine talks with Jeff Lemucchi of Kern Radio, News Talk 1180 in the segment &q...
According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, at about 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Daniel De La Garza, 26, turned himself into cust...
It happened to Flick in "A Christmas Story." Now, Maggie Kalar with Kern County Animal Control told Kern Radio, New...
FEBRUARY 10, 2012 -- Local firefighters are hoping to quench the firepower of law enforcement officers throughout the area.Bo...
Kern County's homeless picture is greatly improving. A census done January 23 and 24 showed a little over 1,100 homeless,...
Is your child's identity safe? Where should you keep your child's social security information?Listen in as Bakersfield's Firs...
Who watches over special-needs kids so they will always be taken care of if their caretakers are gone?Barry Rosenfield, Chart...
Bakersfield Police are on the lookout for two registered sex offenders who disabled their GPS ankle monitors. Rudy Rosas, 52,...
Lacey, the dog that was purposely burned by her owner in December 2010 can see again and is happy and healthy thanks to donat...
By 2014 small business owners and their employees will have to provide health insurance that offers annual and unlimited life...
The Bakersfield Police Department has decided to provide the names of those arrested for prostitution earlier this month.Acco...
Charges of domestic violence are leveled against a Kern County Sheriff's Department employee. Bakersfield police saydeten...
Bakersfield Police need your help identifying a suspect wanted for annoying a child. It happened Saturday, November 17 around...
A local illegal immigrant mother remains in jail after being charged in the death of her three-year-old. Teresa Corrales appe...
A suspected burglar used pruning shears to try and steal charity money from a Bakersfield Taco Bell, according to the Bakersf...
California is the nation's leader in welfare recipients. In Kern County more than 52,000 people are in the welfare-to-wor...
Almost a year after her death, Bianca Jackson is still remembered by her friends as the life of the party. Last October, Jack...
Betting on Californiamade a stop inBakersfield. Local leaders, supporters and small business owners met at the Bakersfield La...
Two local sex offenders are on the loose. Bakersfield police are looking for Richard Parson, 35, who reportedly disabled his ...
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for community assistance in locating a suspect who used a disabled person placard...
City and county fire crews battled a fire at an apartment complex in East Bakersfield on Thursday, displacing several familie...
Round Two of the Chick-fil-A controversy as Bakersfield and the rest of the nation plan for a same-sex protest at local outle...
A family of four was displaced after an apartment house caught fire in southwest Bakersfield.It happened around 7:30 a.m. Wed...
Children die during summer months when they are left in cars unattended. It's a tragedy that police officials want to see pre...
BARC will be unveiling the William M. Thomas Material Recovery Facility on Friday, Aug. 26. Early Thursday, Vice President an...
According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office an Oildale, Calif. man stabbed his own brother in the arm on Sunday night.Offic...
What's going on in the debate over the legalization of marijuana? What would happen if it were legalized?Retired Superior Cou...
Thank God nobody was killed. That's the sentiment circulating around the community of Taft after a school shooting at Taf...
The superintendent of Tehachapi Unified School District in Tehachapi, Calif., has called it quits. Richard Swanson resigned ...
The alleged gunman in the school shooting at Taft Union High School enters a plea in court. Bryan Oliver, 16,says he's no...
The Kern County Sheriff's Office didn't release many details in their report of a sexual assault and abuse arrest they made l...
Local law enforcement is searching for parolee and registered sex offender John Bustillos, whose GPS tracking ankle monitor i...
Prostitution is problematic on some of Bakersfield's most traversed city streets. The Bakersfield Police Department and the K...
Bakersfield Police Department officials said local law enforcement is searching for parolee and registered sex offender, Rudy...
There's a new lawman in the west Kern town of Maricopa, Calif. and he wears a sheriff's star. The Kern County Sheriff's Offi...
A Sheriff's deputy fires at a dog in Wasco. The deputy was checking on Michael Avila, 31, who was reportedly in violation...
Warning shots and tear gas were fired Wednesday to quell a riot at Kern Valley Prison near Delano, Calif.Lieutenant Jeff Smit...
Make sure your child isn't turned away on the first day of school. Ann Walker of Kern County Public Health says all child...
Kern County Sheriff's deputies talk a potential jumper off a freeway bridge. It happened around 9 :00 p.m. Sunday, June 1...
NEW YORK (AP) - The Rev. Rick Warren says he and his gay friends can work together to fight AIDS while disagreeing on gay mar...
Spring cleaning can be toxic to your health if you aren't careful. Donna Fenton with Kern County Public Health said alway...
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is seeking the public’s help in locating Jessie Bell. Bell ...
A Tuesday fire that originally started in a Shafter home attic caused enough damage to displace a family of five.According to...
Local law enforcement is searching for parolee and registered sex offender, Daniel Leon Smith, whose GPS tracking ankle monit...
The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for sexual a...
WASHINGTON (AP) - The battle over gay marriage is moving from the ballot box to the Supreme Court. Justices are meeting today...
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