OILDALE, Calif. - The Kern County Sheriff’s Office arrested 27 people in a coordinated operation Friday in the 100 and 200 blocks of Beardsley Avenue in Oildale.
The enforcement action began at about 6:30 p.m. and was concluded around midnight.
Ten deputies contacted nearly 60 people in the area, and of those contacted, 27 adults were arrested., officials said.
The arrests ranged from under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, weapons violations as well as various outstanding warrants.
The KCSO organized the operation to reduce crime in the area.
Officials said many residents appreciated the operation.