Six children ranging in age from 1 to 6 were injured in a Tuesday evening crash on Alfred Harrell Highway west of Goodmanville Road.
The final suspect wanted in connection with a string of robberies and a shooting last week has been identified as 21-year-old Bryan Johnson.
A motorist who allegedly struck and killed a pedestrian Monday evening has turned himself in.
A bomb threat closed down several streets and led to the evacuation of a building in downtown Bakersfield Tuesday morning but no explosive device was found.
A pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle last week has been identified as 66-year-old Arthur Lee Hayes.
A woman loaded a shopping cart with merchandise at the Walmart on Gosford Road and then left the store without paying.
A 63-year-old Delano man was arrested early Tuesday for allegedly trying to kill his wife and mother-in-law.
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy released the following statement on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to a joint session of Congress:
A SWAT team has responded to Interstate 5 and Valpredo Avenue, Kern County sheriff's deputies said Tuesday.
A transient started a fire that did $1,500 damage to a vacant apartment in east Bakersfield Saturday, according to the Bakersfield Fire Department.
A Sunday evening fire did $45,000 damage to a house in central Bakersfield, according to the Bakersfield Fire Department.
A fire in the 400 block of K Street damaged a residence behind a bungalow in central Bakersfield Sunday evening but caused no injuries.
A Golden Empire Transit passenger was injured Sunday morning in south Bakersfield when a pickup truck hit a bus.