Attorneys at Chain | Cohn | Stiles have filed two claims against Kern County on behalf of girls who were allegedly sexually assaulted by correctional officers in separate incidents at Juvenile Hall.
Two suspects used a stolen credit card to purchase items at the Office Max on Ming Avenue earlier this month.
A DUI and driver's license checkpoint will be held in Bakersfield Saturday.
Four teams of local students will present community service projects and compete for awards tonight at the Bakersfield Museum of Art as part of Jim Burke Education Foundation's "Dream Builders" program.
The trial of accused drunken driver Alex Rubio on charges including second-degree murder has been postponed to May 11 as his attorney is seeking more information in connection with toxicology reports and crime scene reconstruction.
The California Highway Patrol will be conducting a DUI and driver's license checkpoint from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday in an unincorporated area of Bakersfield.
A new trial date has been set for a Bakersfield man whose murder conviction was overturned after the trial judge ruled the prosecutor in the case violated a court order by playing a 911 tape indicating the defendant was released from prison shortly before the killing.
An autopsy performed on the body of a Sylmar man found in February on Tehachapi Willow Springs Road determined he died of multiple gunshot wounds and his death was a homicide.
A Ford City man accused of choking a woman and dragging her 20 feet across a yard before throwing her inside a residence surrendered Monday evening following a standoff with deputies.
A 64-year-old Bakersfield man previously spent time in custody for making a bomb threat against Memorial Hospital has been sentenced to four years in prison for spousal abuse.
From the Kern County Economic Summit at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bakersfield, video presentations of today's events.
A hit-and-run crash caused an estimated $10,000 in damage to security gates at Ming Avenue and Grand Islands Drive Tuesday afternoon and resulted in a 100-foot spill of a pesticide at the intersection.
A Delano man was arrested Monday on suspicion of possessing $50,000 worth of stolen farm and construction equipment from seven separate victims in Kern, Tulare, Kings and Fresno counties.