It is situated in Kern county, California with a total number of 286 employees - 32 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Bakersfield PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0150200, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Bakersfield PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.35 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 1827 reported violent crimes where 828 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 1827 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 15507 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 269 arson, 3667 burglaries, 9063 larceny/theft and 2777 motor vehicle theft cases.