The question remains whether he purposely aimed the gun at Kate Steinle, 32, or accidentally fired the weapon.
About 100 parents filled the cafeteria at Grimmway Academy in Arvin Thursday night for a town hall meeting to discuss the arrest of James Wofford, 37, a former Dean at the school.
A neighbor worries about people getting onto the grounds of a Head Start preschool and using drugs there. She sees it during hours the children aren't there, but she's concerned about things like drug paraphernalia being left behind.
A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man suspected of stealing mail.
A police officer shot and killed a man who beat her with a metal chain after attacking another woman Thursday, authorities said.
Democratic lawmakers advanced a package of tobacco regulation bills on Thursday, reviving proposals that earlier stalled in the Legislature amid opposition from tobacco companies.
The California state Assembly has passed a bill to ban the use of bullhooks to guide and discipline elephants.
Police say a man is in custody after a shooting outside a Social Security Administration office Thursday that left his estranged wife critically injured and her aunt and uncle dead.
California's state Assembly on Thursday approved legislation aimed at closing the wage gap between women and men through what proponents describe as the strongest equal pay protection in the nation.
Sen. Jean Fuller of Bakersfield took over Thursday, becoming the Senate's first woman Republican leader.
Police on Thursday asked for the public's help in locating two men suspected of fraudulently charging supplies from an electrical company.
Two Fresno men were arrested on suspicion of human trafficking after Bakersfield police conducted prostitution stings.
Two homes burned Thursday morning in northeast Bakersfield.
California cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor's statewide mandate to conserve, officials said Thursday.
A man was killed Wednesday night in a single-vehicle rollover crash at Panama Lane and Ashe Road.
A man known by the alias "Max Kozak" has gotten two years in prison in a case of unlawful sex with a 16-year-old Wofford Heights girl.
The arrest and charges of child pornography against a popular figure at Grimmway Academy leaves parents in disbelief.
Three people died Thursday from a crash on Highway 46 near Gun Club Road.
Kern County Supervisor Leticia Perez has been appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown to serve on the Board of State and Community Corrections.
A man is dead after a chain-reaction crash in the area of Kimberlina Road and Jumper Avenue near Wasco.
As Kern County gears up for football season, it is important to remember the risks and dangers the high-contact sport can have on student athletes.
Police now say they have surveillance video from the Subway restaurant where a fatal officer-involved shooting happened this weekend.
An American student who helped stop a terror attack on a Paris-bound high-speed train said Wednesday it's been a "crazy few days" and he is happy to be home.
Republican lawmakers want to block immigrants in the country illegally from being returned to a city if local California officials won't pursue a felony conviction.
An employee of school in Arvin is accused in a child pornography investigation.
Dish Network subscribers will once again be able to watch KBAK-CBS and Fox 58 after Dish and our parent company, Sinclair Broadcast Group, reached a carriage agreement.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation canceling the California exit exam as a requirement for graduation this year, offering a reprieve to about 5,000 students left in limbo when the state canceled the test.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Most Los Angeles County supervisors have their take-home cars washed two or three times a week, even as officials are urging residents to sharply cut back on water use during California's drought.
It's National Dog Day, and our viewers have some fine-looking pups to celebrate.
A man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole for tying up and robbing an elderly man.
A fire erupted Wednesday morning near the Costco store off Rosedale Highway. The fire was quickly knocked down, and the cause is not known.
The California Highway Patrol reported the reopening of the northbound lanes around 11:45 a.m.
The Bakersfield City School District goes on record opposing any plan by the county to outsource library operations to a private, for-profit company.