Kern County Criminal Records

Search free Kern County CA crime records such as arrest records, warrant search, jail and prison records, inmate search, police records, sex offender registry, and court records.


Kern County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve municipal records in order to maintain an archive for their municipality that can be accessed by the public. The Clerk's Office is an important source for crime records. Multiple court records can be obtained through the Clerk's Office, including case records for felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic infractions. Many Clerk's Offices provide online access to court records as well as online criminal history searches.

Delano Clerk Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-720-2228

Kern County Clerk Bakersfield CA 1115 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-3590


Kern County Court

Courts maintain records on their cases and make these documents available to the public, including case records for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal violations, and traffic infractions. There are many types of courts, including municipal, district, superior, and appellate courts. You will need to know the court of record and have a name or the case number in order to locate a court case. Many courts also provide docket information for ongoing cases. Court records can often be requested online.

Bakersfield Juvenile Court Bakersfield CA 2100 College Avenue 93305 661-868-4270

Bakersfield Superior Court Bakersfield CA 1415 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-5393

Delano Superior Court Delano CA 1122 Jefferson Street 93215 661-720-5800

Kern County Superior Court Bakersfield CA 1215 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-7207

Lamont Superior Court Lamont CA 12022 Main Street 93241 661-868-5800

Shafter Superior Court Shafter CA 325 Central Valley Highway 93263 661-746-7500

Taft Superior Court Taft CA 311 North Lincoln Street 93268 661-763-8566


Kern County District Attorney Office

District attorneys are charged with prosecuting crimes in court. The District Attorney's Office makes information on ongoing criminal cases and upcoming court dates available to the public. Most District Attorney's Offices provide online access to current and recent cases, excluding juvenile cases and cases sealed by the court. If you need information on an ongoing criminal case, the District Attorney's Office can give you important information about the defendants involved in the case.

Kern County District Attorney Bakersfield CA 1215 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-2340


Kern County Jail & Prison

Jails and Prisons maintain records on current and former inmates. This information is accessible to the public through the relevant Department of Corrections or the Federal Bureau of Prisons. These records contain information on a criminal's conviction and sentence, the facility where an inmate is incarcerated, and release dates. In order to locate jail and prison records, you will need a last name and supporting information such as an identification number, date of birth, and the inmate's incarceration status. Jail and prison records are available online through county, state, or federal databases.

Kern County Juvenile Camp Erwin Owen Kernville CA 14401 Sierra Way 93238 760-376-2844

Kern County Juvenile Crossroads Facility Bakersfield CA 17824 Quality Road 93308 661-391-2200

Kern County Juvenile Hall Bakersfield CA 1831 Ridge Road 93305 661-868-4300

Kern County Lerdo Max-Med Security Facility Bakersfield CA 17645 Industrial Farm Road 93308 661-391-2064

Kern County Lerdo Minimum Security Facility Bakersfield CA 17635 Industrial Farm Road 93308 661-391-7802

Kern County Sheriff-Jail Bakersfield CA 1415 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-868-6850

Kern County Work Release Center Bakersfield CA 17645 Industrial Farm Road 93308 661-391-7989

Mojave Jail Mojave CA 1771 State Highway 58 93501 661-824-7147

Ridgecrest Jail Ridgecrest CA 128 East Coso Avenue 93555 760-384-5855

Wasco State Prisons Wasco CA 701 Scofield Avenue 93280 661-758-8400


Kern County Police Department

Police Departments maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the police, and other criminal records. Many of these records are available to the public, including 911 incident response reports, police incident reports, and witness statements in certain departments. Logs of arrests and search warrants are also public records. Some police records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are sealed. Many police departments provide online access to crime records online.

Arvin Police Department Arvin CA 200 Campus Drive 93203 661-854-3128

Bakersfield Police Department Bakersfield CA 1601 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-327-7111

California City Police Department California CA 21130 Hacienda Boulevard 93505 760-373-8606

Delano Police Department Delano CA 2330 High Street 93215 661-721-3377

Ridgecrest Police Department Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5000

Shafter Police Department Shafter CA 201 Central Valley Highway 93263 661-746-8500

Stallion Police Department Tehachapi CA 28500 Stallion Springs Drive 93561 661-822-3268

Taft City Police Department Taft CA 320 Commerce Way 93268 661-763-3101

US Navy Police Ridgecrest CA 800 East Inyokern Road 93555 760-939-3323


Kern County Probation Department

Probation Departments enforce court orders by monitoring probationers to prevent them from committing new crimes. Probation departments maintain records on individuals currently or formerly under probation. State law governs access to probation records and may restrict certain information about a probationer. Contact the local Probation Department if you need someone's probation record.

Kern County Probation Department Bakersfield CA 2005 Ridge Road 93305 661-868-4102


Kern County Sheriff Department

Sheriffs maintain records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other criminal records. Some sheriff records, particularly those involving ongoing cases or sensitive information, are not available to the public. Many Sheriff's Offices provide access to incident reports if you know some basic information about the incident, and some Sheriff's Offices provide criminal history background checks.

Kern County Sheriff's Office Bakersfield CA 1350 Norris Road 93308 661-861-3110


Kern County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town Halls and City Halls maintain records related to the locality, including criminal records. Many provide online access to local crime reports.

Arvin City Hall Arvin CA 200 Campus Drive 93203 661-854-3134

Bakersfield City Hall Bakersfield CA 1600 Truxtun Avenue 93301 661-326-3767

California City City Hall California CA 21000 Hacienda Boulevard 93505 760-373-8661

Delano City Hall Delano CA 1015 11th Avenue 93215 661-721-9985

Maricopa City Hall Maricopa CA 400 California Street 93252 661-769-8279

McFarland City Hall McFarland CA 401 West Kern Avenue 93250 661-792-2121

Ridgecrest City Hall Ridgecrest CA 100 West California Avenue 93555 760-499-5040

Shafter City Hall Shafter CA 336 Pacific Avenue 93263 661-746-5000

Taft City Hall Taft CA 209 East Kern Street 93268 661-763-1222

Tehachapi City Hall Tehachapi CA 115 South Robinson Street 93561 661-822-2200

Wasco City Hall Wasco CA 764 E Street 93280 661-758-7200