Southwest Bakersfield

Communities Mosque discussion moved to March Mosque discussion moved to March(Video)
The Kern County Board of Supervisors announced Tuesday that it'll wait until March to make a decision about plans to build an Islamic center on Stockdale Highway.
Communities Questions raised about BPD study contract Questions raised about BPD study contract(Video)
The Bakersfield Police Department will get an expert review aimed at improving service, but one city councilman has questions about the contract for the study and what it will achieve.
Communities Bakersfield OKs nearly $100K for police study Bakersfield OKs nearly $100K for police study(Video)
By a vote of 6-1, the Bakersfield City Council voted to allocate nearly $100,000 of public funds to pay for a police study. The study will be done by the International Association of Police Chiefs and calls for a comprehensive review of Bakersfield Police Department operations.
Communities Officers spot stolen car, catch alleged 'prolific thief'
Officers on Thursday spotted a stolen car parked in the 5000 block of Sea Star Lane. They went to the house where the car was parked, and 29-year-old Gregory Daniels ran out the back door and jumped over a fence, police said Friday.