BAKERSFIELD, CA - Attorney Daniel Rodriguez has released a statement regarding the criminal case against Bryan Oliver. Judge John Lua declared a mistrial in the criminal case on Tuesday. Oliver is accused of shooting Bowe Cleveland at Taft Union High School in January 2013. Rodriguez represents Bowe Cleveland in a civil case against the Taft Union High School District.
The Bakersfield Police Department held its annual Employee Award Ceremony today at 10:00 a.m. at Bakersfield Police Headquarters, 1601 Truxtun Ave. Police Chief Greg Williamson and Command Staff recognized the following employees: · Civilian Employee of the Year – Clerk Typist Karen Hulsey · Dispatcher of the Year – Dispatcher II Stephanie Underwood · Officer of the Year – Officer
BAKERSFIELD, CA. - About 150 kids in the Greenfield Union School District will have warm shoes as they walk through the winter months, and it's all thanks to the kindness of donors. This morning the Greenfield Family Resource Center took the kids to Payless shoe store to pick out their shoes. The kids were identified by school
The following is a timeline of significant events in the Michael Brown shooting case. For a more complete breakdown, visit NBC News' Ferguson Storyline page. You can view official documents regarding Michael Brown and the grand jury decision by clicking on the links above. Aug. 9 - Brown is killed. Ferguson police receive call about convenience store robbery. Officer Darren
FERGUSON, MO - (NBC News) Police Officer Darren Wilson will not face charges in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown. After months of anticipation and anxiety, a grand jury handed down its decision Monday. "They determined that no probable cause exists to file any charge against Officer Wilson, and filed a no true bill to the five indictments," St.
The second annual Outside the Box Bakersfield Film Festival starts Friday. More than 100 films have been entered into the weekend-long competition, many made by filmmakers right here in Bakersfield.
BAKERSFIELD, CA - Bakersfield foodies will have some new dishes to try, courtesy of the newest location of celebrity-chef Guy Fieri's restaurant chain Johnny Garlic's. "I am thrilled to take Johnny Garlic's first step into Southern California with our new Bakersfield location," Fieri said in the release. "We are confident that residents will love the flavor-packed dishes that go far
Actress Kate Hudson has joined the cast of Lee Daniels' Richard Pryor biopic as the late comedian's wife. The "Almost Famous" star will take on the role of Jennifer Lee Pryor alongside Mike Epps as the funnyman, while media mogul Oprah Winfrey will play his grandmother. And Daniels cannot wait to get started on the movie, saying, "I'll start pre-production
Superstar Madonna has taken to Instagram to thank fans for shunning recently-leaked songs recorded for her forthcoming album, branding the hacking "artistic rape." Last month, a song tentatively titled "Rebel Heart" surfaced online without her permission, prompting the singer's manager Guy Oseary to ask devotees to help him track down the person or persons responsible. The cyber crooks have since