Bakersfield Police Nab Woman Pushing Baby Stroller With $6,000 in Stolen QuartersAuthorities say a woman stole $6,000 worth of quarters and her getaway car was a baby stroller.
California Pressures Chevron Over Kern County Oil LeaksCalifornia regulators have ordered Chevron to provide more information about eight recent or ongoing oil leaks near a facility in Kern County.
Domestic Violence Investigated In Deadly Bakersfield RampageKern County sheriff's Lt. Mark King said Thursday there were "strong indications" of a domestic violence motive in the Wednesday evening rampage.
Gunman Kills Five People Before Shooting Self In BakersfieldSix people are dead after a series of shootings that occurred in a span of 15 minutes in Bakersfield, according to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
Paroled Sex Offender In RV Chase Charged With Kidnap, AbuseA paroled sex offender arrested two days after he led police on a wild RV chase with his young children has been charged with kidnapping, assault and a slew of other criminal counts.
Authorities Hunt Paroled Sex Offender After L.A.-Bakersfield RV ChaseAuthorities hunted Tuesday night for a paroled sex offender who led them on an hours-long chase through California in a motor home with his two young children inside.
Bakersfield Post Office Named for Merle HaggardAbout 300 people turned out in Bakersfield Friday to celebrate the naming of a post office for Merle Haggard.
More Than 100 Inmates Brawl In Kern County LockupA two-hour brawl involving 120 prisoners at a San Joaquin Valley jail left four inmates with injuries that required hospital treatment.
Charles Manson Reportedly Hospitalized In BakersfieldCharles Manson, the charismatic cult leader whose followers committed heinous murders that shocked the nation almost a half century ago, has reportedly been hospitalized.
1 Dead, 1 Hurt in Shooting Outside Bakersfield CasinoKern County Sheriff's Lt. Ian Chandler says several other people suffered minor injuries as they tried to run out of the casino after the shooting.
Bakersfield Unbaked: Kern County Bans Marijuana SalesKern County has banned the sale of marijuana even as California legalizes it.