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June 22nd, 2016

BPD Sr. Office Schlecht Recipient 2016 madd Hero Award

On 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.


Officer-Schlecht-2016-Hero-AwardThis 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 work and commitment to keeping our streets safe from Drunk Drivers.

There were several Officers from the Bakersfield Police Department who went above and beyond their duties and were recognized for their outstanding efforts to combating Drunk Driving. Recently Officer Anthony Herron attended a luncheon in Fresno where he was recognized for his outstanding efforts. Great job by all!

May 25th, 2016

madd 2016 Law Enforcement & Prosecutor Recognition Luncheon


Kern County Deputy District Attorney Jim Simpson and BPD Officer Anthony Herron were presented with awards today at the Mothers Against Drunk Driving 2016 Law Enforcement & Prosecutor Recognition Luncheon held in Fresno, Ca.


Deputy DA Jim Simpson was awarded with the Central Valley Prosecutor of the year award.
Officer Herron was presented with the Century Award. The Century Award was awarded to Officers with 100 or more DUI arrest in 2015.

Congratulations Gentlemen and thank you for your hard work!