See Kern County, CA Sheriffs and search free public sheriff records. Sheriffs are law enforcement officers which enforce laws and keep public order. Sheriffs are usually elected by their regional counties.
Kern County Sheriff's Office 1350 Norris Road Bakersfield CA 93308 661-861-3110
The Kern County Sheriff's Department keeps records on criminal arrests, incidents reported to the sheriff, traffic collision reports, and other records in Kern County, CA. Many of these Kern County public records are available upon request from the Sheriff's Department.Kern County Arrest Records
The Kern County Sheriff's Office makes arrest reports and incident reports. Arrest reports contain basic information about the arrest, including the name of those arrested, the number of charges, and where in Kern County, California the arrest occurred. If an individual resisted arrest or the Sheriff's Deputy used force, this will be recorded in the Kern County arrest report.Kern County Inmate Records
The Kern County Sheriff runs the Kern County jail and can provide information on current or former Kern County inmates, including the facility housing the prisoner, the release date, and the Kern County Criminal Court that charged the prisoner. The Kern County public may also be able to find who is in jail by using publicly available Kern County Inmate Locator via the Sheriff's website.Kern County Sheriff Logs
The Sheriff's Office also produces Kern County incident reports and logs. This includes Kern County accident reports, citizen reports of crimes, and 911 calls for assistance. Incident reports list the time, where in Kern County the incident occurred, nature of the incident, as well as any injuries or weapons found at the scene. Arrest reports and incident reports are often included in Kern County Sheriff's logs produced by the Sheriff's Office. These summary logs are typically available to the Kern County public, and they can be searched through online databases maintained by the Kern County Sheriff's Dept.Contact Kern County Sheriff's Departments
The Kern County Sheriff's Department provides public access to records on their website. Some Kern County public records are not available online and may be requested directly by phone, email, or by visiting the Kern County Sheriff's Office.