CITIZENS DONATE ELECTRIC SCOOTERS TO POLICE
Ripon Ca.: In July Mr. and Mrs. Charles Harris of Ripon, donated two electric scooters, and additional accessories to the police department. The donation totaled approximately $3,000.
One of the scooters is already being utilized at the RiponHigh School. School Resource Officer, Trevor McGinnis is using the electric scooter to patrol the campus. The second scooter will be utilized by the Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS).
VIPS President, Rich Searcy said, “These electric scooters will be very helpful to both the volunteers and the officers. We appreciate this donation.”
The scooters will be assigned to officers and volunteers for special event patrols including the Almond Blossom Festival, the Fourth of July Celebration, Main Street Day, Taste of Ripon, and other community events.
P.I.O. – First – Sgt. Steve Merchant
Ripon Police Department
259 N. Wilma Ave.
Ripon, CA 95336