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BPD: More than 20 people stopped during street racing operations over the weekend

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Posted at 9:16 AM, Jan 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-05 12:16:38-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department conducted another operation overnight to disrupt street racing. Over the course of the weekend, BPD made 24 stops, impounded 3 cars and issued 18 citations in total.

BPD held the second operation from 8 p.m. Saturday night until 2 a.m. Sunday.

The results from Saturday night's operation show BPD made 10 traffic stops, issued seven citations and impounded two vehicles.

BPD will be conducting more in the coming weeks.