Operations>Bakersfield Police Department Homeland Security Unit
"To enhance the security of our community and our nation against attack or disaster through local vigilance, preparation, and education."
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.
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.
|Local Resources||Other Resources|
|Kern County Prepared Website|
|Kern County Sheriff’s Department|
|Anti-Defamation League||Federal Bureau of Investigation|
|Ready America||Center for Disease Control|
|Local Media||National Media|