Memorial service honors fallen BPD K-9 Jango

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UPDATE (10:49 a.m.): A memorial service for Bakersfield Police Department’s fallen K-9 Jango, fatally shot last month in the line of duty, has wrapped up at the Mechanics Bank Arena.

Officer Brock Mueller, Jango’s handler, remembers his partner during the memorial service:


UPDATE (9 a.m.): BPD held a vehicle procession from its downtown headquarters to Mechanics Bank Convention Center at 1001 Truxtun Ave.

Watch the vehicle procession here:


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A memorial service for Bakersfield Police Department K-9 Jango, fatally shot last month in the line of duty, is set for this morning.

The service is closed to the public because of COVID-19 regulations but will be livestreamed on the BPD and City of Bakersfield websites, police said. You can also watch coverage of the memorial on this page.

The memorial service at Mechanics Bank Convention Center will start at 10 a.m.

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