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Ripon Police Department Press Releases

Police seek suspect in indecent exposure case

 Police seek suspect in indecent exposure case 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. Ripon Police said the suspect approached the victims near the east side of the […]

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: 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 […]

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

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