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Matt Applin and the Midnite Band

Matt Applin and the Midnite BandMatt Applin and the Midnite [more]

November 2nd 2016 BPOA Political Endorsements

November 2nd 2016 BPOA Political EndorsementsNovember 2nd 2016 BPOA Political Endorsements Kyle Carter for Mayor of Bakersfield - www.kylecarterformayor.com NO on Proposition 62, YES on Proposition 66, mend, don't end, California's death penalty. Click to read the official BPOA endorsement [more]

Law Enforcement Night At The Ballpark

Law Enforcement Night At The BallparkLaw Enforcement Night At The Ballpark Saturday, August 27th - Gates Open at 6:15PM, Game Time at [more]

BPD Sr. Office Schlecht Recipient 2016 madd Hero Award

BPD Sr. Office Schlecht Recipient 2016 madd Hero AwardOn June 11, 2016, Sr. Officer Schlecht represented the Bakersfield Police Department in San Diego as an award recipient for the 2016 “Hero Award”. In 2015, Sr. Officer Schlecht arrested 214 DUI drivers in the Bakersfield area.   This yearly event is hosted by M.A.D.D. (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) and is a humble appreciation by M.A.D.D. for the dedication of all Men and Women throughout the State of California for their hard [more]

A Message from the President of Bakersfield Police Officers Association

The Bakersfield Police Officers Association (BPOA) is comprised of the 400 police officers of the Bakersfield Police Department. Our officers are sworn to the prevention of crime; the protection of life and property; and the preservation of public peace and enforcement of law. The purpose of this website is intended for the general public, elected officials and the local media to keep abreast with the activities of the BPOA and the dedicated officers who serve the city of Bakersfield. We hope it will serve as a reflection of the positive contributions our police officers make every day.

-Ramon Chavez, President

DUI Awareness Campaign “Not In My Town”
Bakersfield Fire and Police Escort World Trade Center Artifact
Local Women Rallies Support For Law Enforcement

Next Event: Law Enforcement Night At The Ball Park

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Join us as we show our support for our local Law Enforcement.

We will have display booths hosted by the Bakersfield Police Department and other local agencies as well as a game worn jersey auction honoring fallen BPD Officer David Nelson and fireworks after the game.

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