Apr 1, 2013 at 11:42 AM
Mar 20, 2013 at 11:49 AM
Two arrests have been made after police say a 15-year-old girl fought off a kidnapper. Police say it happened last Thursday when the girl was walking home on Munzer Street. They say two men tried to drag her into their car, but she hit one of them and ran.
Mar 13, 2013 at 3:16 PM
Eyewitness News has learned that discount retailer Ross Dress for Less has purchased a 160-acre property in Shafter. The land is expected to be the site of a 1.7 million-square-foot distribution center.
Jan 3, 2013 at 3:50 PM
Family members found an 86-year-old man and 84-year-old woman dead Thursday on the 200 block of Walnut in Shafter, police said. Detectives are investigating the case.
Nov 19, 2012 at 4:03 PM
A Shafter man was shot, beaten and bound during a robbery Sunday night, the Kern County Sheriff's Office said.
Mar 14, 2012 at 4:18 PM
The superintendent of Shafter's Richland School District responded Wednesday to allegations that he intimidates teachers who disagree with him.
Feb 20, 2012 at 8:26 PM
A man was shot by Shafter police Sunday night when he allegedly tried to take an officer's gun.
Oct 19, 2011 at 4:56 PM
Sen. Michael Rubio, D-Shafter, asked the Kern County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday to immediately halt operations at the Community Recycling and Resource Co. pending the outcome of multiple investigations.
Aug 26, 2011 at 9:25 AM
Jul 28, 2011 at 6:13 PM
A teacher who made local headlines in 2006, accused of having inappropriate relations with a student, is now teaching again in the Shafter-area Richland School District.
Jul 27, 2011 at 12:38 PM
An 18-year-old man is behind bars for allegedly grabbing a teen girl and trying to rape her. The 15-year-old girl was jogging just before 8 p.m. Friday on East Fresno Avenue when she was grabbed from behind and dragged into a nearby orchard.