Posts Tagged as "Bakersfield Police Department"

Families speak against the unjust killings by Kern law enforcement

February 8, 2023 / By
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The docu-series “Killing County” launched its first season earlier this month focusing on a string of killings from the Bakersfield Police Department and Kern County Sheriff’s Office.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tensions rise at Bakersfield’s George Floyd protest after driver hits woman

June 1, 2020 / By
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At Friday’s George Floyd protest in Bakersfield, a man driving a car drove through the crowd and hit a woman.

PHOTO GALLERY: Protesters chant ‘I can’t breath’ at George Floyd protest in Bakersfield

June 1, 2020 / By
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Photojournalist Henry A. Barrios captured the hundreds of people protesting the death of George Floyd Friday, May 29, 2020, in front of the Bakersfield Police Department in downtown Bakersfield.

Q&A: Bakersfield Police Chief Lyle Martin

June 4, 2018 / By and
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By Ja’Nell Gore

More than a year ago, Lyle Martin took the reigns of the Bakersfield Police Department.

December Police Shooting Ruled Within Guidelines and Policy

July 10, 2017 / By
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By Marcus Castro

The police shooting in December 2016 that killed 76-year-old Francisco Serna has been ruled within state and federal guidelines and within Bakersfield Police Department policy.