Deputies are asking for the public's help finding a man wanted in connection with a shooting in Wasco Tuesday afternoon.
A Kern County man was convicted of three felony sex abuse charges and faces 15 years to life in prison at his sentencing next month.
Two men who had been charged with felonies including human trafficking of a minor and pimping have pleaded no contest to one felony each, resulting in one of them being released from custody while the other will likely be freed soon.
A man allegedly involved in multiple attempts Tuesday to steal car keys and carjack vehicles was finally arrested by Bakersfield police after the last car he tried to take wouldn't start.
A Hispanic male in his early 20s was shot Tuesday around 3:20 p.m. on the corner of Poplar Avenue and Fourth Street in Wasco.
A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information in the shooting death last week of a Bakersfield man.
An owner of the iNet Internet cafe on Hughes Lane was sentenced Feb. 26 to three years of probation for his role in the drug ring that police said operated out of the buisness.
Bakersfield police are searching for an adult man missing since Monday afternoon.
A Tehachapi elementary school was placed on lockdown for a short time after shots were fired nearby Tuesday morning.
A man who allegedly stabbed a man repeatedly with a screwdriver last week in Lamont is being sought by Kern County Sheriff's deputies.
The death of a Bakersfield man in a January fire was ruled an accident by the Kern County coroner's office Tuesday.
The Feb. 27 shooting death of a man in south Bakersfield man has been ruled a homicide by the coroner's office of the Kern County Sheriff's office.
A 5-month-old boy found dead in December died from natural causes, according to the Kern County Coroner's office.