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While Serving Arrest Warrant Police Discover Chop Shop

Photo: scene from the chop shop In their search for Armado Torres, a 26-year old Delano resident, Kern County detectives discovered a chop shop, and arrested a wanted man. Delano

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Man Casing Houses Charged with Burglary and More

Photo: Confiscated loot On May 24, 2019, around mid-morning, a car cruising in the area of Dustin Acres in Kern County arose suspicion from a concerned citizen who thought that

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Attempted murder charges in shooting of two people in Delano

Photo: Eduardo Medina DELANO – At approximately 9:30 PM on May 14th, the 600 block of Glenwood Street was the scene of a double shooting. Delano Police Department officers were

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Second murder suspect arrested nearly a year later

Photo: Edward Diaz ARVIN – Nearly a year ago, on June 18th of 2018, two men were murdered and left in an orchard outside the city of Arvin. Kern County

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Over 11,000 marijuana plants discovered in Kern grow site

Photo: grow site in Kern KERN COUNTY – On Thursday May 2nd five different locations on Wildwood Road were served search warrants as part of an operation to locate and

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Traffic stop leads to house with drugs, guns

Photo: stash at the house LAKE ISABELLA – Once again, a simple traffic stop has lead to an arrest for much more serious crimes. This time, the traffic stop took

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Man charged in rape of minor rearrested prior to possible trip

Photo: Jeffrey Firkins BAKERSFIELD – Jeffrey Firkins was arrested in March for drugging and raping a 16-year-old girl. He was then released while awaiting the results of a DNA test

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KCSO lists names of 9 people nabbed in ABC decoy operation

KERN COUNTY – Last summer the Kern County Sheriff’s Office received a $100,000 grant from the California Alcoholic Beverage Control. The money is intended to help the KCSO conduct stings

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Routine Call Leads to Three Felony Arrests

Photo: confiscated gun and drugs Three Wasco residents were arrested when a routine search of a residence turned up a stolen handgun, a large cache of drugs and two people

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K-9 Ricco Helps Sniff out Heroin and Guns

KERN – As is so often the case in law enforcement, a traffic stop can become a “treasure trove” of arrests. Such is the case on January 30 on northbound