My Bakersfield

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.

Vision Statement

The Bakersfield Police Department, a professional, innovative, and impartial agency, partners with our diverse community to prevent crime and enhance the quality of life.

News & Highlights

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Community Relations Monthly E-Tip: Elder Abuse

June 2, 2017 

You witness an elderly person being punched. You hear of a senior citizen’s life savings being swindled away by family members. You know of an elder who is not getting medical or mental health treatment he or she needs. These are just a few examples of elder abuse. June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month and it is important that our community understands what elder abuse is and what steps to take to help

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BPD K-9 Trial

March 27, 2017 

Please join us for our annual K-9 Trial, showcasing the skills of our police K-9 teams locally and from across the region. Proceeds benefit the Lauren Small Children's Center. There will be fun for the whole family! See the attached flyer for further details on this event.

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Contact Us

Bakersfield POLICE Department
1601 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301

BPD Events

Monday, June 19, 2017

9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM
Coffee with a Cop

Saturday, June 24, 2017 (Today)

8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
BPD K-9 Trial

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

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

Monday, July 10, 2017

2:00 PM  -  4:30 PM
Child ID Cards

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