A 12-year-old girl missing since Tuesday morning returned home Thursday.
A 3-year-old was hit by a car Thursday night in the 1300 block of Sandra Drive.
Kern County Sheriff's deputies conducting a probation search at a Tehachapi residence Thursday night found a variety of drugs, narcotics and drug paraphernalia.
A former Kern County employee pleaded no contest Thursday to DUI and hit and run resulting in property damage in connection with crashing a county vehicle late last month.
Bakersfield police are searching for a 12-year-old girl missing since Tuesday.
When deputies attempted to stop a man they thought responsible for a domestic fight Thursday, they ended up in a car chase after an unrelated suspect.
Following a report of illegal shooting, Kern County deputies arrested a 34-year-old man Wednesday after he and four juveniles were found with firearms and ammunition in a vehicle.
The motorcyclist who died Monday three days after a hit-and-run accident was identified Wednesday at Emanuel Deshawn Hayes of Los Angeles.
A Delano man who was last seen July 16 was located Wednesday by Indio Police Department officers in Riverside County.
Neighboring residents armed with a garden hose managed to contain a southwest Bakersfield garage fire until firefighters arrived.
Firefighters gained full control of the Nicolls Fire on Saturday, stopping the 1,680-acre wildland blaze.
A suspected burglar was nabbed Tuesday after an officer noticed a vehicle that appeared to match one in a burglary investigation parked outside a hotel west of downtown Bakersfield.
A suspected car thief was nearly struck by oncoming traffic after she ran across 24th Street in a failed effort to avoid arrest Tuesday evening.