Here you'll find the area's most-wanted prison parolees. CDCR parolees appear here because they are in violation of their parole status.
More measles vaccine is on the way to Kern County, after a man with the illness stopped in Delano last weekend. The Kern County Public Health Department has asked for more supplies, and they hope to have that here by Monday. Other local clinics say they can also provide immunizations.
The appellate court ruled the judge in the original trial made mistakes in jury instructions.
A man who allegedly went on the run with an Oildale teenager was arranged Friday in Kern County court.
More measles cases have been found in California, health officials said Friday.
The $360 million price tag for the Montage Laguna Beach "shatters" the record for a California hotel according to one consultant. That's $1.4 million per room.
A California man charged with killing a family of four whose bodies were found buried in the desert can represent himself in court, a judge ruled Friday.
Visitors to Yosemite National Park will pay more to enter and camp overnight, under fee hikes that start March 1.
A man armed with a long-barrel revolver robbed the Safe 1 Credit Union on Friday.
Police want help finding a woman who allegedly stole a wallet.
A man is wanted on suspicion of stealing appliances from an unoccupied house for sale in southwest Bakersfield.
A investigation is underway after a man was found with a gunshot wound on Cottonwood Road near the off-ramp of Highway 58.
A man was arrested Thursday night after lighting items on fire and throwing them out an apartment window.
Police responded Friday morning to the Bakersfield College campus on a report of a man with a gun.
A Stanford University research unit will receive $50 million to produce vaccines that make the most out of the human body's natural disease-fighting abilities.
Pacific Gas & Electric has released tens of thousands of new emails between utility employees and state regulators amid investigations into alleged back-channel dealings.
A crash between a semitruck and a FedEx delivery truck caused traffic on Interstate 5 to back up Friday morning.
Gunfire in the Lost Hills area backed up traffic on Interstate 5 near Highway 46 early Friday morning.
A man who took a plea bargain is trying to clear his name, 28 years later.
Officials say California has reached a court-ordered target to reduce the number of inmates in its crowded prisons a year ahead of the deadline set by federal judges.
A convicted drug dealer was charged Thursday with the murder of a 20th Century Fox executive, who mysteriously disappeared more than two years ago and whose remains were found in a northern Los Angeles County desert area in October.
California's second snow survey this winter found the Sierra Nevada snowpack is far below normal after a dry, unusually warm January.
An ex-Mexican Mafia leader serving life in prison for murder was escorted by police to speak at a gathering of police chiefs and business leaders, prompting criticism and a call for a probe from the head of the civilian oversight commission for the Los Angeles Police Department, which organized the event.
California will have to move more than 2,100 inmates from two Central Valley prisons because they could be susceptible to contracting a potentially deadly illness, officials said Thursday.
California must adopt a new process for executing condemned inmates after nearly three years of delays, a state judge ruled Thursday in a lawsuit filed by crime victims.
Firefighters got a quick knockdown. They found vagrants, who may have started the fire. The house was a total loss, according to firefighters.
The Kern County Sheriff's Office will hold a "Coffee with a Cop" community discussion Feb. 7 in Lamont.
Tickets are available for the Bakersfield premier of "McFarland, USA."
The Boy Scouts of America settled a sex abuse case Thursday involving a 20-year-old California man who was molested by a Scout volunteer in 2007 - a decision that will keep years' worth of "perversion" files detailing sex abuse allegations secret.
Eyewitness News weathercaster Aaron Perlman served as the emcee during Thursday morning's Bakersfield Prayer Breakfast at Rabobank Convention Center, with keynote speaker Carlos Baldovinos of The Mission of Kern County.
Some serious additional charges were added Thursday - felony counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child, sodomy, oral copulation with a person under 14, lewd or lascivious acts with a child under 14, sexual penetration with a foreign object and child stealing.
A measles-infected person stopped at a McDonald's restaurant in Kern County, health officials warned Thursday.
A massive fire that killed a man and injured six other people when it ripped through a building in San Francisco's Mission District likely was not sparked by arson, police said Thursday.