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: Personal Safety

May 3, 2017 

We each are ultimately responsible for our own personal safety, and never forget that anyone can be victimized. Always be cognizant of your surroundings and most importantly, trust your instincts. Also, it is imperative that you have a plan in the back of your mind. Be sure to develop a plan that you are comfortable with, and know your limitations and expectations. The plan will work only if you can implement it in a crisis situation.

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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

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

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

Thursday, June 8, 2017

6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM
Explorer Testing

Monday, June 12, 2017

2:00 PM  -  4:30 PM
Child ID Cards

Saturday, June 24, 2017

8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
BPD K-9 Trial

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