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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: Bullying Prevention Month

October 8, 2018 

Every day thousands of young people experience bullying from their peers while at school, after school in their neighborhoods, and even when they are at home through social media and texts. Every October, individuals from across the nation – and around the world – unite in a campaign to keep all youth safe from bullying.

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36th Annual Bakersfield Police Memorial Run

October 5, 2018 

Please join us for this annual fundraiser, in which we honor our officers who have been killed in the line of duty. Proceeds from the run go directly to the assistance of paying college tuition for children of fallen Bakersfield Police Department personnel, and to reassure our local heroes that their children will be taken care of in the event of a tragedy.

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Contact Us

Bakersfield POLICE Department
1601 Truxtun Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93301
(661) 327-7111

Online Police Tips

Submit an Anonymous Tip
(For non-emergencies only)

In case of emergency,
please call 911.

BPD Events

Thursday, October 18, 2018

6:00 PM  -  10:00 PM
30th Annual Officer of the Year Awards Dinner

Sunday, October 21, 2018

10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM
Cars & Kids

Monday, October 29, 2018

5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM
Safe "Trunk or Treat"

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM
Trick-or-Treat Meet and Greet and BPD

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