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Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
Tuesday March 19th, 2024 :: 04:59 p.m. PDT


Missing person

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating missing adult James Kathka. Kathka was last seen on 12/04/23. It is unknown what Kathka is wearing.

Kathka is at risk due to mental health issues. If anyone has information regarding Kathka's whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Kern County Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110 or the Secret Witness Line (661) 322-4040. Reference case 2023-00141317.

Kern County Sheriff's Office - Public Information Officer
1350 Norris Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 661-861-3110

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