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Police Department


Mission Statement

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.

News & Highlights

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National Night Out

July 25, 2016 

Join us on August 2, 2016, from 6:00 PM TO 9:00 PM at Bakersfield College for National Night Out.

National Night Out is a free event that encourages the community to support local anti-crime programs. Please join us to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.

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Explorer Post Wins National Award

July 20, 2016 

Members of the Bakersfield Police Department’s Explorer Post #521 joined more than 3000 other Law Enforcement Explorers from across the United States at the 2016 National Law Enforcement Exploring Conference, which was held in Flagstaff, AZ. Each BPD team competed against nearly 100 other teams from across the United States in various law enforcement scenarios. A team from the BPD Explorer Program was awarded 5th place for Crime Prevention.

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Community Relations Monthly e-Tip

July 12, 2016 

Auto Theft Prevention

Summer months in Bakersfield mean hot weather, and hot weather leads people to relax indoors or take vacations. Keep yourself relaxed this summer by making sure you lessen your chances of becoming a victim of auto theft.

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Contact Us

Bakersfield POLICE Department
1601 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301

BPD Events

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

All Day Event
National Night Out

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

8:00 AM  -  9:00 AM
Police Civil Service Board Meeting

Monday, August 8, 2016

2:00 PM  -  4:30 PM
Child ID Cards

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