Neighbors in a Bakersfield senior living community think people who have moved into a house are living there illegally.
The animal shelter is usually a place where an adoption is good news for everyone involved. However, one woman came to Eyewitness News after her long-time dog got lost, ended up at the shelter and got adopted into a new family.
Some parents are upset about a school safety drill, which they say scared their children. The lockdown drill was Wednesday at Warren Junior High, and school administrators say the practice is necessary to check their campus safety plans.
Despite efforts to cut back on student suspension and expulsions, the Kern High School District is also accused of discriminatory discipline practices.
If a hacker does come across your child's device, it's not bank statements or important emails they'll get. For the kids, it's the social apps -- with their photos, user names and conversations -- that are up for grabs.
Eyewitness News uncovers how hackers can get personal information off your devices once they are connected to a public network, and the steps you can take to limit your exposure.
A parent contacted Eyewitness News, upset after she received two parking tickets in one month at her child's school.
Victims of scams are now receiving phone calls from numbers connected to the targeted agency.
An east Bakersfield storage facility has been the target of nearly a dozen burglaries and thefts in the last several weeks.
Thousands of hours go into search-and-rescue missions every year in Kern County. Local taxpayers foot some of that bill, but hundreds of volunteers donate the majority of the effort and expense.
“I found out that, after talking to them today, there is no easement,” he said. “They wanted us to voluntarily take our trees out ... I choose not to, and so far everyone I’ve talked to chooses not to. We wouldn’t have found this out, the story wouldn’t have come out, if it hadn’t have been for Eyewitness News.”
A man is left confused and frustrated after he feels he was denied a job based on his tattoos.
“They have a 10-foot easement along (the side of my yard), and all of my vegetation and all my trees would have to come out, which I don’t think is fair,” he said. “It’s not right.”
“It is all tied to him. No one else in the park has any problems with any bed bugs,” she said. “They share the clothes, they share the pillows, they share the blankets, and it's just gone from these three homes.”
A woman home alone is awakened by an intruder in her bedroom. She urges community vigilance for greater safety.