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We, the members of the Ripon Police Department, are committed to being responsive to our community in the delivery of quality services. Recognizing our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to every individual, our objective is to improve the quality of life through a community partnership which promotes safe secure neighborhoods.

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Police Respond to Call of Man with Gun

Officer uncovers Stolen, Fictitious, Fraudulent Items and Drugs on Car Stop Ripon Ca. –  On Wednesday afternoon, Officers responded to the Bike Bridge parking lot located at Parallel Ave. and Reynolds Dr. on a report of a man attempting to kidnap a woman at gunpoint. Officer Brett Delgado who was patrolling in the area arrived […]

Officer uncovers Stolen, Fictitious, Fraudulent Items and Drugs on Car Stop

Officer uncovers Stolen, Fictitious, Fraudulent Items and Drugs on Car Stop Ripon Ca. – On Tuesday evening a vehicle traveling in the area of Brady Lane and W. Colony Rd. was stopped by Officer Kenny Steele for equipment and registration violations. The occupants of the vehicle were identified as Shawn Willard, a transient from the […]


POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT CITY OF RIPON POLICE OFFICER Starting Salary:  $54,501 – $66,246, up to 5% additional for Advanced POST Cert. The City of Ripon is a family-oriented community located along the Stanislaus River in San Joaquin County.  We welcome eligible applicants to apply for the position of police officer and join our team of dedicated […]

Ripon Police: Continuing a Commitment to Green-Policing

Ripon Police: Continuing a Commitment to Green-Policing Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department has received both state and national recognition for their unique adoption of emerging technologies.  The department is continuing their commitment to leveraging green-technology to combat crime in their city.  The Ripon Police Department was one of the first cities in the […]


POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT FULL TIME POLICE DISPATCHER (EMERGENCY 9-1-1) $44,838 – $54,501 Yearly / $21.56 – $26.21 Per HourPART-TIME POLICE DISPATCHER Wage: $21.56 Per Hour / 25-30 hours per week The Position Police/Law Enforcement dispatchers receive all calls for police services, for the cities of Ripon and Escalon, CA.  Although our dispatch center does not dispatch […]

Ripon Detectives Assist FBI With Capture of The Bad Beard Bandit

The department wishes to recognize the tireless efforts of the Ripon Police Investigations Unit in assisting the FBI during this investigation. Ripon Detectives were part of the apprehension and interrogation teams that took the suspect into custody. This is the same suspect who robbed the Ripon Bank of The West on Nov 21st, 2013. See […]

Suspect who used Facebook to set up Ripon robbery victim arrested

Suspect who used Facebook to set up Ripon robbery victim arrested Ripon Ca. – A Ripon resident trying to buy merchandise from someone he met through Facebook ended up getting robbed at gunpoint last Saturday. The victim arranged to meet the bogus sellers near a local elementary school at about 2:45 pm last Saturday afternoon.  […]

Ripon Bank Robbery has been posted to the South County Crimestoppers Website

The South County Crimestoppers website has listed the Ripon Bank Robbery which occured on Febuary 28, 2014. South County Crimestoppers

Assault and Threats Equal Arrests

 Assault and Threats Equal Arrests Ripon Ca. – Ripon officers arrested two local residents on Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday afternoon after a fight in the 100 block of N. Locust Ave turned violent.  Officers initially responded to a residence regarding a fight in progress.  Upon arrival officers learned a female suspect allegedly struck a male […]

Child Pornography Suspect Arrested

Child Pornography Suspect Arrested Ripon Ca. – On 03-05-14, at approximately 0717 hrs, Officer Mario Ysit conducted a traffic stop on a green 1993 Toyota pickup near the intersection of River Rd./N. Ripon Rd.  During the stop the driver was found to be a registered sex offender, who was also on active parole.   A parole […]

  • Ripon Police Department

    259 N. Wilma Avenue
    Ripon, CA 95366

    9-1-1 Emergency
    (209) 599-5022 7-Digit Emergency
    (209) 599-2102 24/7 Non-Emergency
    599-RTIP - 24/7 Anonymous Tip Line
    (209) 599-4034 Fax