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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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Ripon Police Department Launches New Smartphone Application

Police Department Launches New Smart Phone Application The department launched it’s new smart phone application that will allow community members to access department information and creates other opportunities for interaction with the department.  The smart device app was released on August 29, and officially announces its release today after some modifications and updates. The application […]

Early Morning Business Check Leads to Felony Arrests

Early Morning Business Check Leads to Felony Arrests Ripon, CA – On 08-29-14, at approximately 1:15 am, Sergeant Stephen Meece and  K-9 officer Mike Perry were conducting an early morning business check at the Ripon Shell gas station located in the 300 block of E. Main St.  During the business check, the officers observed what […]

Suspects Arrested With Forged Bank Cards

Suspects Arrested With Forged Bank Cards Ripon Ca. – On 08-18-14, at approximately 1pm, a suspect entered the bank of the West at 411 W. Main St. and attempted to use forged bank cards to obtain cash.  The suspect was unsuccessful in his attempt.  Police were notified of this incident.  At approximately 1:45 pm, officers […]

School’s Open – Drive Carefully

School’s Open – Drive Carefully Ripon, CA – Ripon Police Department officers will be out in force this week patrolling school zones, to promote traffic safety. Please remember the following traffic safety tips: Slow down. Speed limits in school zones are reduced for a reason. A pedestrian struck by a vehicle traveling at 25 mph […]

Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested Ripon Ca. – On 08-06-14, at approximately 0746 hours, Ripon officers responded to a 911 report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Ripona Market, located at 223 W. Washington Street.  Initial reports were that four armed gunmen had taken over the store.  Officers arrived on scene within […]

Indecent exposure suspect arrested

Indecent exposure suspect arrested Ripon Ca. –On 07-24-14 at approximately 7:20 a.m., two young juvenile females were the victims of an indecent exposure by a male suspect on the highway 99 pedestrian over-cross near the Ripon High School. The suspect approached the victims near the east side of the pedestrian over-cross.  He reportedly exposed himself […]

Co-Worker Rape Suspect Located

Co-Worker Rape Suspect Located     Ripon Ca. – Today, investigators from the Ripon Police Department located a suspect who reportedly drugged and raped a coworker in April of this year, while they were both at work at the Ripon Carl’s Jr. restaurant on Colony Rd. Investigators were hampered in their efforts to locate the […]

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 […]

  • 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