A motorcycle ride in honor of deceased Correctional Officer Johnny “J.J.” Torrres starting in Bakersfield and ending in Malibu is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 2.
Riders will be asked to make a donation that will go to the Torres family.
The ride will start at Bakersfield Harley Davidson, Highway 99 and Seventh Standard Road. It will end at the Neptune’s Net restaurant, 42505 Pacific Coast Highway, in Malibu.
Officer Torres passed Feb. 4.
Officer Torres began his career as a Correctional Officer at Salinas Valley State Prison on July 15, 1996. He transferred to the Substance Abuse Treatment Facility, Corcoran, on May 14, 2001.
He moved to the Kern Valley State Prison on March 13, 2006.