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LOCAL TEEN ARRESTED IN INTERNET PROSTITUTION STING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: LOCAL TEEN ARRESTED IN INTERNET PROSTITUTION STING: Ripon Ca. – In response to an increase in prostitution related incidents, the Ripon Police Department conducted an internet prostitution sting at an undisclosed motel yesterday. Ripon detectives contacted subjects on “Escort” web sites. Some of the “Escorts” brazenly offer sexual services for money. During […]

EARLY MORNING PURSUIT ENDS PEACEFULLY

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  EARLY MORNING PURSUIT ENDS PEACEFULLY Ripon Ca. – On 01-23-13 at approximately 0700 hrs, RPD officer Mario Ysit was conducting traffic enforcement near the intersection of N. Ripon Rd and River Rd. He observed a silver Honda Accord drive through the posted stop sign at the intersection. Due to this dangerous […]

AUTO BURGLARY SUSPECTS ARRESTED

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MULTIPLE SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR WEEKEND AUTO BURGLARIES AND VEHICLE THEFT: Ripon Ca. – On 01-19-13, at approximately 0812 hours, Ripon officers were dispatched to the area of the Ripon CVS Pharmacy regarding a report of two suspicious males in front of the store. Upon arrival Ripon Officer Alex Burgos contacted two […]

NEIGHBORHOOD MAILBOX THIEF ARRESTED

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEIGHBORHOOD MAILBOX THIEF ARRESTED Ripon CA: On 01-11-13, the Ripon Police Department was contact by the Post Master, regarding the theft of an entire neighborhood mailbox from the area of Laurelwood Dr. and Cooper Ct. Ripon patrol officers responded to the scene on Cooper Ct. to document the theft, and obtain […]

DOOR TO DOOR ALARM SALES TACTICS CAUSE CONCERN

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   DOOR TO DOOR ALARM SALES TACTICS CAUSE CONCERN: Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department was contacted by several concerned citizens last week, regarding door to door sales of alarms and misinformation. A representative of an area alarm company reportedly went door to door last week, advising Ripon citizens that […]

January 2013 Crime Maps

Commercial Burglaries Drug Activity Petty & Grand Thefts Robberies Stolen Vehicles Vandalisms Vehicle Burglaries

RIPON POLICE VOLUNTEERS WORK HARD TO ASSIST LOCAL FAMILIES DURING THE HOLIDAYS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: RIPON POLICE VOLUNTEERS WORK HARD TO ASSIST LOCAL FAMILIES DURING THE HOLIDAYS Ripon Ca- Ripon Police Department Volunteers in Police Services (VIPS) are working hard this holiday season to assist local families. The volunteers have received toy donations from the Ripon Lions Club, and bicycle donations from the Ripon Veterans of […]

Etch-and-Catch Event helps Cops Catch Catalytic Converter Thieves

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Operation Etch & Catch Helps Ripon Police Combat Catalytic Converter Theft Ripon, CA – This weekend the Ripon Police Department will be teaming up with Les Schwab Tire Centers to kick-off Operation Etch & Catch.  This community safety event is offering FREE etching of your vehicle’s license plate number onto your […]

COMMUNITY MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   COMMUNITY MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT: Ripon, CA – On Wednesday, November 14th, at 7:00 pm, the Ripon Police Department will be hosting a community meeting to discuss concerns or issues that may be occurring within Ripon neighborhoods. The meeting will be held at the Ripon Police Department (259 N. Wilma Ave.) The […]

KIDS GIVE CASH FOR K-9 COPS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: KIDS GIVE CASH FOR K-9 COP  Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department has been seeking community donations to help purchase a drug detection dog.  The department’s first drug detection dog “Topper” retired after a very successful career.  On 10-31-12, two young Ripon girls, accompanied by their proud father, came to […]

  • 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