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Ripon Police Department Press Releases

Bank Robbery Reported

Bank Robbery Reported Ripon Ca. – Ripon police officers are looking for three suspects who were involved in a takeover-style bank robbery in Ripon late this morning. The robbery occurred at the Bank of The West at 411 W. Main St. at about 11:30 a.m. Three suspects entered the bank and ordered employees and customers […]

Police Department Promotion

Police Department Promotion Ripon Ca. – On 02-22-14, at a brief ceremony, Corporal Stephen Meece was officially promoted to the rank of Sergeant.  Meece has been employed with the Ripon Police Department for 15 years.  He has spent the last year as an acting patrol Sergeant.  This promotion was made available due to a recent […]

Auto Burglary Suspects Arrested

Auto Burglary Suspects Arrested Ripon Ca. – In the last two months, the Ripon Police Department has investigated a number of thefts from motor vehicles. Stolen items have included electronics, tools, currency, a firearm, clothing, personal items and identity documents. The Ripon Police Department has increased patrols in residential areas. Police patrols and investigative work […]

Ripon Car Jacking Suspects Sentenced

Ripon Car Jacking Suspects Sentenced Ripon Ca. – Two documented Ripon gang members have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms as a result of an attempted car jacking that occurred last summer.   On 08-03-13, two documented Ripon Norteno gang members attempted to car jack a vehicle in the 200 block of E. Frontage Rd.  […]

Ripon Police Department Facebook Page

Ripon Police Department Facebook Page Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department now has a Facebook page to better serve our community. To view the page, go to facebook.com/riponpd

WANTED FUGITIVE ARRESTED

WANTED FUGITIVE ARRESTED  Ripon, CA – The Ripon Police Department announced the arrest of a wanted suspect who reportedly stole a running vehicle, resisted arrest and fled from officers.  On 01-02-14, at approximately 2040 hours, RPD officers were dispatched to the Ripon Shell gas station (341 E. Main St.) regarding a stolen vehicle.  A local […]

Hundreds of Counterfeit Credit Cards Seized in Ripon Arrest

Hundreds of Counterfeit Credit Cards Seized in Ripon Arrest Ripon Ca. The Ripon Police Department announced the arrest of three suspects in connection with the seizure of hundreds of counterfeit credit cards during a recent contact at the Ripon Loves Truck Stop. On 12-18-13, at approximately 0116 hrs. Acting Sergeant Stephen Meece was conducting a […]

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips The Ripon Police Department, in association with the Ripon Consolidated Fire District, would like to wish all of our citizens a safe and happy holiday season. The following are helpful holiday reminders: Un-plug holiday lights when not in use. Do not overload electrical outlets, or run extension cords under carpets. Only use […]

DOOR-TO-DOOR UTILITY SERVICE SALES TACTICS CAUSE CONCERN

DOOR-TO-DOOR UTILITY SERVICE SALES TACTICS CAUSE CONCERN: Ripon, CA – The Ripon Police Department has recently received a number of telephone calls regarding door-to-door sales people asking residents about their utility bills, and asking residents to see their utility bills. Ripon Police Department officers have identified and questioned several individuals involved in door-to-door sales regarding […]

Police Investigating Bank Robbery

Police Investigating Bank Robbery   Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred at 1536 hours at the Bank of the West located at 411 W Main St in Ripon.   The suspect is an HMA, late 20′S or early 30′S, 509/230, stocky build wearing a black ball cap […]

  • Ripon Police Department

    259 N. Wilma Avenue
    Ripon, CA 95366

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