Police fundraiser Battle of the Badges on for May 11

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Battle of the Badges - an annual fundraiser for the Bakersfield Police Activities League - is set for Saturday, May 11.

Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., and bouts begin at 7 at Bakersfield College.

Tickets range from $20 to $40 and are available at the Bakersfield Police Department downtown and southwest stations, Bakersfield PAL Center (301 E. 4th) and Mr. Tuxedo (2409 Brundage Lane).

The pre-Battle of the Badges press conference and weigh-in will take place 4:30 p.m. May 8 at RJ's Restaurant, 9440 Hageman Road.