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36th annual BPD Memorial Run honors fallen officers

Posted at 1:03 PM, Nov 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-03 16:03:44-04

The Bakersfield Police Department hosted its annual BPD Memorial Run Saturday at The Park at Riverwalk. 

The event is held to honor Bakersfield Police Officers killed in the line of duty. 

All proceeds go to the Memorial Scholarship Fund for the children of our fallen officers.

There is a 2K, 5K and 10K race. Check-in is from 6a.m. to 7:45 a.m. The 2K starts at 8 a.m. followed by the 5K and 10K at 8:30 a.m.

Registration is open through Saturday and costs $30.

To commemorate their 36th anniversary, special edition finisher medals will be handed out. Winner medals will also be handed out to the top 3 finishers in each category plus law enforcement winners.