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Apr 30, 2013 at 10:22 AM
A reputed gangster and shooting suspect was arrested early Tuesday following a SWAT standoff with police.
Apr 30, 2013 at 10:22 AM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A reputed gangster and shooting suspect was arrested early Tuesday following a SWAT standoff with police.

James Lamar Thomas, 26, was wanted in connection with a shooting that happened around 1 a.m....
Apr 26, 2013 at 1:11 PM
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — With an immigration reform bill now in Congress, local community activists hope to drum up support for its passage.

"We have to keep our eyes on the prize, which is a pathway to citizenship," said Roberto...
Apr 26, 2013 at 1:11 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A Kern County jury convicted a reputed gangster Friday for a 2010 murder.

Frank Adams Jr., 24, was shot in the chest, and his body was dumped in a sump southwest of Bakersfield. Joseph Burciaga, a...
Apr 26, 2013 at 12:57 PM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
A Kern SWAT team helped deputies arrest a man who barricaded himself in the attic of his Oildale home early Sunday morning after he reportedly violently assaulted a man and threatened others, the sheriff's...
Apr 24, 2013 at 7:46 AM
The national mood on immigration has changed dramatically since Arizona approved a first-of-its-kind immigration law, igniting a furor over border security and the country's treatment of immigrants.
Apr 22, 2013 at 12:05 PM
Five people were arrested after a bicycle was stolen Sunday at San Diego Park in Lamont. The alleged robbers were armed with a gun and knives, and they yelled out the name of their gang during the execution of the crime, according to the Kern County Sheriff's Office.
Apr 21, 2013 at 4:21 PM
A Kern SWAT team helped deputies arrest a man who barricaded himself in the attic of his Oildale home early Sunday morning after he reportedly violently assaulted a man and threatened others, the sheriff's office said.
Apr 19, 2013 at 12:46 PM
The Kern County District Attorney's Office said Friday that a reputed member of the Lamont 13 gang has been convicted of attempted murder.
Apr 19, 2013 at 12:36 PM
A Kern County jury convicted a reputed gangster Friday for a 2010 murder. Frank Adams Jr., 24, was shot in the chest, and his body was dumped in a sump southwest of Bakersfield. Joseph Burciaga, a member of the Southside Bakers gang, was found...
Apr 18, 2013 at 5:52 PM
With an immigration reform bill now in Congress, local community activists hope to drum up support for its passage.
Apr 15, 2013 at 5:05 PM
Two teens have been convicted of attempted murder of a police officer. Sa Ron Green, 17, and Darryl Hargis, 16, were interrupted during an armed robbery in September 2009 at 7-Eleven on Wilson and News Stine roads. Officer Isaac Aleman was shot in...
Apr 9, 2013 at 11:42 AM
One of three defendants was found guilty Monday in the robbery-related death of a 71-year-old woman.
Apr 9, 2013 at 11:42 AM

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — One of three defendants was found guilty Monday in the robbery-related death of a 71-year-old woman.

Guadalupe Ramos was attacked in August 2012 outside the Foods Co. grocery store on Haley Street. An...
Apr 8, 2013 at 10:37 AM
Annette Funicello died on Monday at Mercy Southwest Hospital in Bakersfield, Calif., of complications from MS, the Walt Disney Co. said. She was 70.