It’s getting easier and easier for thieves to get into your home, steal your things and get out without leaving a trace.
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In total, between the Kern County Fire Department and the Bakersfield Fire Department, the county has seen 44 vacant structure fires.
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A child was hurt in an Oildale park when he ran into twine that had been strung between two trees.
Eyewitness News has received dozens of calls about the suspicious callers on our news tip line in recent weeks. The caller frequently asks for immediate payment of supposed unpaid taxes, often demanding the payment be made in a very specific way, like with a pre-paid debit card.
A couple woke up one day last week to find chairs stolen from their front yard.
Less than a week after Gov. Jerry Brown ordered a 25 percent reduction to the state's overall water usage, Eyewitness News has started to see more water waste here in Bakersfield.
A family trying to add its newest member has run into a string of problems when trying to adopt from Kern County Animal Services. Now, they question if the shelter is safe.
The good news for Bakersfield residents – police are responding to life-and-death calls much faster this year than they did last year, records show.
What began as a bothersome odor coming from an empty lot in Oildale in early March has resulted in the removal of what public health officials say are dangerous chemicals.
A SWAT standoff in Taft on Saturday ended with the arrest of a man suspected of murder.
Though she can't afford an attorney, Lisa Knight says she will continue to fight to regain custody of her daughter, who was placed in custody with the father, a registered sex offender.
A violent confrontation between a police officer and a woman was caught on cellphone video, and one bystander who saw the incident is questioning the use of force.