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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 […]

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

  • 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