BPD and KCSO task force reminds public of reward for information on east Bakersfield serial rapist
Last Updated: 107 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Bakersfield Police Department and Kern County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind the community that the Secret Witness Program is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to arrests in each of the four sexual assault cases in east Bakersfield.
With $5,000 for each cases, there is a maximum reward of $20,000.
In order to receive a reward, the information must lead to the arrest and filing of a criminal complaint against the suspect responsible for the sexual assaults.
Read about the case and the BPD, KCSO task force here: http://bit.ly/16tH1gC
The Secret Witness phone line operates 24 hours a day. Secrecy is guaranteed to those who call. Callers will be asked to select a code name and code number when they provide information to Secret Witness. Should additional contact with the caller be necessary, the code name will be published along with a request for the original caller to establish contact. Once contact is made, the caller will be asked to provide their original code number for verification purposes.
The same steps will be taken to pay a reward to the caller. Secret Witness is operated under the direction of an independent, voluntary board of directors representing civic organizations, law enforcement agencies, media outlets, and corporate sponsors.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Secret Witness of Kern County at (661) 322-4040 or the hotline at (661) 852-7800.
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