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Homeland Security

Mission:
"To enhance the security of our community and our nation against attack or disaster through local vigilance, preparation, and education."

Contact Information:
Phone: (661) 326-3830
Email: BPD-Homeland-Security-Unit@bakersfieldpd.us

About Us
The Bakersfield Police Department Homeland Security Unit works with local, state, and federal agencies to detect and deter domestic and international terrorist activities. We identify critical assets in our community and work with these private and public entities to mitigate the effects of a large scale disaster or attack if such an event should occur.  Through proactive efforts of education, networking, and preparation the Bakersfield Police Department Homeland Security Unit works to enhance the safety and security of our citizens.

Current News

Education

Upcoming Training
The Bakersfield Police Department offers training for public and private groups and organizations on:

  • Suspicious Mail/ Package Handling
  • Site Security Assessment.
  • Disaster Preparedness

Email: BPD-Homeland-Security-Unit@bakersfieldpd.us to arrange a presentation.

Resources

Anti-Defamation League

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Center for Disease Control

Kern County Prepared Website

Kern County Sheriff’s Department

Media Links

Local Media National Media
KGET CNN
KERO FOX
KBAK MSNBC
KERN RADIO