The Bakersfield Police Department is committed to achieving excellence in public safety by conducting ourselves with honor, providing selfless service, exhibiting physical and moral courage, and vigilantly safeguarding our community.
The Bakersfield Police Department, a professional, innovative, and impartial agency, partners with our diverse community to prevent crime and enhance the quality of life.
Summer means a break from school and a chance to take a vacation - unfortunately, summer also provides opportunities for criminal activity in our neighborhoods. You can decrease the chance of becoming a victim this summer by following these tips.
The Bakersfield Police Department is excited to announce that the recruitment for Lateral Police Officer is now open. To apply for this great career opportunity, please click on the "Read More" button below.
Homelessness is a complex social problem that impacts the quality of life in our community. There is a fine line between homelessness as a social issue, and criminal activity that is sometimes associated with the homeless. Some individuals are homeless because of substance abuse, mental illness, or both. Since the reasons for homelessness vary, there is not a “one size fits all” solution to help everyone who is homeless.