The U.S. attorney in San Francisco announced the obstruction of justice charge and 27 related counts, which are in a new indictment charging the utility with felonies. It replaces a previous indictment that contained 12 counts related to PG&E's safety practices, but not obstruction.
A man wanted out of Kern County for attempted murder was caught in Utah.
A man seen in a surveillance photo, released Wednesday, allegedly tried robbing someone July 24 in the drive-through of a Carl's Jr. on Stockdale Highway.
Two men and one woman have been charged with kidnapping and torturing a prostitute at a Southern California motel.
Authorities have arrested more than a dozen people in a Southern California gang crackdown.
Meetings are scheduled Thursday with the city's bus strike now in its third week.
A man prosecutors accuse of heading a crime syndicate based in San Francisco's Chinatown pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a new charge of racketeering.
The father of a Fresno woman convicted of shooting and wounding her parents says he forgives her and loves her.
A girl suspected of starting the most destructive of nearly a dozen wildfires that ripped through Southern California in May was ordered Wednesday to be psychologically evaluated to determine if she is fit to stand trial.
Kern County spray parks will remain open through August, despite early closures for all Bakersfield spray parks and half of the spray parks in the North of the River Recreation and Park District.
The suspect arrested in an armed robbery at the Bellagio casino was identified late Tuesday as a Kansas man with a criminal record who allegedly celebrated after the heist with prostitutes and a spending spree on the Las Vegas Strip.
Police announced four arrests in a suspected gang shooting.
The Kern County District Attorney's Office released stats Wednesday on how many people it has helped since assuming control of the Victim Services Unit.
A driver likely fell asleep before his truck hit and killed a jogger, police said.
A vacant house is considered a total loss after a fire Wednesday morning.
A Bakersfield business owner is left heartbroken after thieves take her treasured quilts.
"Unfortunately UCLA was the sink for this water source," UCLA Chancellor Gene Block said.
A Golden Empire Transit union employee tells Eyewitness News she just wants the strike end, amid financial struggles stemming from the strike.
Police are investigating a shooting Tuesday afternoon in the area of 4th Street and Union Avenue.
A broken water main near the UCLA campus is spewing water into the air, and stranding cars and people in underground parking structures.
Tuesday afternoon, the Kern County coroner's office identified the pedestrian as 26-year-old Jesus Apolinar Rios-Gallegos.
The California Department of Public Health reported Kern County's first human case of West Nile virus for the year.
The city of Bakersfield said it's shutting down operations at its spray parks earlier than it expected. The water will be turned off Tuesday night.
New regulations that include fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water are taking effect in California.
Four teens were charged Tuesday with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student with a baseball bat and wrench as he walked to his off-campus apartment after meeting with a study group.
A Bakersfield man was killed Monday morning in a head-on crash on Highway 166 in New Cuyama.
A woman was sentenced Tuesday for a March chase and crash in a stolen car.
Los Angeles police officers are rallying at City Hall for a more favorable union contract.
Information in the vial includes name, address, emergency contacts, primary physician, medical history, allergies and medications.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday afternoon that the Verizon landline service is down in Taft, McFarland and Glenville because of a cut cable.
An exotic-animal trainer told repeatedly that she can't keep tigers on her Ventura County property has filed suit in Superior Court.
North of the River Recreation and Park District will shut down some spray park operations early this season in light of the state's ongoing drought.
Mexican law officers arrested a man wanted out of Kern County for burglary and parole violation.