BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield SWAT Team evacuated an apartment complex on Mount Vernon Avenue last night to take a suspect into custody.
The suspect wanted was 30-year-old David Figueroa.
A man was arrested Friday night, accused of stalking a woman in the 4000 block of Jenkins Road, after being shot in the foot by a neighbor who deputies said was responding to the woman's screams.
November is National Adoption Awareness Month, and Friday marked Kern County's 12th annual National Adoption Day celebration.
After crews pulled a man's body from the Kern River, sheriff officials are trying to determine who the victim is -- and how he ended up in the river.
Following President Barack Obama’s immigration announcement on Thursday, some residents in Kern County celebrated. But one celebration, outside Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s office, was also a protest.
A Delano man was gunned down in broad daylight Saturday in the intersection of Albany Street and Cecil Avenue.
The U.S. Embassy in Mexico says the U.S. government will provide $68 million over five years to assist Mexico's effort to reform its court and justice system.
Two men were arrested Friday after being found with guns, methamphetamine, marijuana, a large amount of cash, and numerous identification cards and Social Security cards.
Officers got the first call around 10:30 p.m. Thursday on the 1800 block of Planz Road. Police were told that the shooting involved four or five people in a car. Over the next two hours, police got similar BB gun assault calls throughout Bakersfield.