Augustus Joshua Crawford, 20

Bakersfield, California
November 04, 2017

Agencies: Bakersfield Police Department California

Cause of death: Shooting

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Last updated: almost 6 years ago


The officer involved in the shooting has been identified as Warren Martin, the son of Bakersfield Police Chief Lyle Martin.

BPD says Chief Martin is aware of the shooting and has recused himself from the investigation and the review process. Chief Martin has assigned Assistant Chief Greg Terry to oversee the investigation.

Officer Warren Martin has been employed at BPD for one year. Before BPD, he worked for the California State University-Bakersfield Police Department and the Kern County Sheriff's Office.