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Here's how you can book a 'ride-along' with Bakersfield police

Posted at 5:10 PM, Jun 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-19 18:02:00-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Want to ride along with your local law enforcement?

Well, BPD is offering a chance for you to get a look at how their men and women in blue protect and serve the community. The Bakersfield Police Department Ride-Along Program is offered to residents, students and those employed within the City.

According to a tweet from Bakersfield police, they've received inquiries from the public about signing up for the ride-alongs.

The Ride-Along Program is available on most days of the week, with certain exceptions. The ride-along times are from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. If interested, you can click here to learn more about how you can get in on the action!