It's been 18 years and Kathleen Heisey's family and friends still cry out of for justice.

They say they aren't getting it from the Bakersfield Police Department, so they reached out to us. By the dozen. They wanted us to tell them what detectives wouldn't. They wanted us to make sure the case wasn't forgotten.

They want justice. They want to know: Who killed Kathleen Heisey?

  • Special Report

    A seven-month investigation by KGET's Olivia LaVoice asks: Who Killed Kathleen Heisey?
  • Key Players

    An in-depth look into the key players of the murder investigation.
  • Remembering Kathleen

    A look back on life of Kathleen Heisey and why her death affected so many in the community.
  • Why We Did This Story

    17 News spent 7 months investigating this cold case – find out why.
  • Timm Heisey Interview

    See the extended interviews with some of the people involved in the case.
  • Lisa Heisey Interview

    See the extended interviews with some of the people involved in the case.
  • Debbie Wakelee Interview

    See the extended interviews with some of the people involved in the case.
  • Timeline of Events

    Explore the overall timeline of the Kathleen Heisey murder case.
  • Other Cold Cases

    See some of Kern County's other cases that have gone cold over the years.

Information

If you or anyone you know has information regarding this case, you are urged to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.