Here you'll find the area's most wanted prison parolees. CDCR parolees appear here because they are in violation of their parole status.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield SWAT Team evacuated an apartment complex on Mount Vernon Avenue last night to take a suspect into custody.
The suspect wanted was 30-year-old David Figueroa.
The suspect wanted was 30-year-old David Figueroa.
A man was arrested Friday night, accused of stalking a woman in the 4000 block of Jenkins Road, after being shot in the foot by a neighbor who deputies said was responding to the woman's screams.
A Delano man was gunned down in broad daylight Saturday in the intersection of Albany Street and Cecil Avenue.
November is National Adoption Awareness Month, and Friday marked Kern County's 12th annual National Adoption Day celebration.
After crews pulled a man's body from the Kern River, sheriff officials are trying to determine who the victim is -- and how he ended up in the river.
The Department of Human Services was evacuated due to the bomb threat, but Bakersfield police said they haven't found anything.
Following President Barack Obama’s immigration announcement on Thursday, some residents in Kern County celebrated. But one celebration, outside Congressman Kevin McCarthy’s office, was also a protest.
Two men were arrested Friday after being found with guns, methamphetamine, marijuana, a large amount of cash, and numerous identification cards and Social Security cards.
A jury on Friday recommended the death penalty for a man who shot his ex-girlfriend and lit her on fire in front of her five children in her California home.
Officers got the first call around 10:30 p.m. Thursday on the 1800 block of Planz Road. Police were told that the shooting involved four or five people in a car. Over the next two hours, police got similar BB gun assault calls throughout Bakersfield.
The Los Angeles Unified School District will pay $139 million to end all remaining litigation involving an elementary school teacher convicted of committing numerous counts of lewd conduct against his students, according to the settlement announced Friday.
School leaders on Friday addressed its superintendent, who was arrested last weekend on suspicion of drunken driving for the third time in roughly a year.
According to Sheriff Donny Youngblood, the majority of the public and deputies agree that law enforcement should wear cameras on their bodies, but, first, they’re going to have to figure out how to clear a few hurdles.
Kern County immigrant families welcome the president's action on immigration, but not all will benefit.
The Bakersfield man released earlier this month from captivity in North Korea has admitted that he wanted to stay in the country.
Congressman David Valadao takes president's executive order to task.
How do you know if you're getting what you pay for with high-speed Internet? Eyewitness News received complaints from several viewers saying their Internet was too slow. So, we brought a tech expert into one viewer's home to test his system.
Search-and-rescue crews pulled a man's body from the Kern River on Thursday.
Local animal care officials want help tracking down the person who bound a dog and threw her into a fenced AT&T yard in the Rosamond area.
Local Republican Party officials say President Barack Obama's immigration plans overstep his legal authority, and some observers think he's making the move to divide Republicans.
A Fresno man who stabbed his co-worker dozens of times in 1984 and then cut out the man's heart and put it in his jacket pocket has been released from prison despite objections from Gov. Jerry Brown.
Bakersfield immigration attorney Win Eaton sat down with Eyewitness News anchors immediately after President Barack Obama addressed the nation about his expansive executive actions to spare nearly 5 million people from deportation.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office released the name and photo of a man suspected of stealing a $200,000 shipment of pistachios.
The man engaged the children in conversation and requested they enter his vehicle so he could give them a ride to school, police said.
A drunken driver who killed a baby was found guilty Thursday on six charges, including second-degree murder.
A Tehachapi woman accused of abandoning her toddler in a field has been found guilty of willful cruelty to child.
The trial for accused Taft Union High School shooter Bryan Oliver is now on a break until after the Thanksgiving holiday.
Prosecutors won't file charges against the wife of a murdered railway worker. Sabrina Limon, 35, was arrested this week, accused of conspiring with her lover in the murder of her husband, 38-year-old Robert Limon.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who allegedly stole a basket full of groceries.
State regulators Thursday fined Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and required its shareholders to cover as much as $400 million of a planned gas rate increase because of backroom negotiations between the utility and regulators.
Thousands of Kern County residents are anxiously waiting to hear the president's plan of action on immigration.
Business, farming and Republican party groups all pushed their ideas for immigration reform, just ahead of President Barack Obama's expected announcement on executive action on this issue.