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New driver license applicants should be aware of scams alleging to expediate applications.
A man armed with a rifle who was stopping traffic Sunday night at 17th and K streets claiming to be a federal marshal was arrested, but only after Bakersfield police coaxed him down from the sixth floor of construction scaffolding at the Kern County Superintendent of Schools building.
An electrical short Monday morning in a southeast Bakersfield apartment caused $25,000 damage but no injuries.
A traffic stop a year ago in the Buttonwillow area led to a Canadian's guilty plea Monday in federal court for conspiracy to distribute and possess to distribute cocaine.
A Bakersfield man pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to conspiring to distribute and possess with intent to distribute nearly 10 pounds of methamphetamine.
A Bakersfield man pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to being a previously convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
A pedestrian crossing 24th Street early Monday morning outside the crosswalk was struck and killed in the 3200 block.
A man shot Sunday in the 3200 block of Jewett Street has died.
A body found in east Bakersfield early Monday morning showed indications of trauma and sheriff's deputies have begun a homicide investigation.
Kern County Sheriff's Office deputies working in Wasco will soon be issued body-worn cameras.
Classrooms in the Kern High School District won a record 36 grants from a Central Valley school grants program, Paramount Education Programs (PEP) announced Monday.
Bakersfield police responded Sunday afternoon to a shooting at 33rd Street and Jewett Avenue and found a man with a gunshot wound.
A Bakersfield police checkpoint Saturday night resulted in three arrests of suspected drunk drivers.