Author Archives: 1st Sgt. Merchant

Ripon Police Offer Free Emergency Notification System

Ripon Police Offer Free Emergency Notification System Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department has recently received calls from concerned citizens, requesting information about local events. For several years now, the Ripon Police Department has been providing information to concerned citizens via the NIXLE information system. Citizens can sign up for FREE at www.nixle.com Information […]

Police Investigate Bank Robbery

[ Police Investigate 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 Hispanic male adult, late 20′S or early 30′S, 509/230, stocky build wearing a black ball […]

Ripon Police Officers’ Memorial Dedication

Ripon Police Officers’ Memorial Dedication Ripon Ca. – On Saturday, December 7th, a noon dedication ceremony will be held at the Ripon Police Officers’ Memorial. The memorial is located at 311 First Street, next to the Veteran’s MemorialMuseum. Please join the Ripon Police Officers Association and the Ripon Historical Society as we recognize and honor […]

VOLUNTEERS IN POLICE SERVICE DONATION CHALLENGE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 10-07-13 VOLUNTEERS IN POLICE SERVICE DONATION CHALLENGE Ripon, CA – Last week, the Ripon Police Department Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) donated $500 to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). Officer Stephen Meece accepted the generous donation, which will go toward the “Ride to Cure.” The “Ride to Cure” is a Juvenile […]

TRACKING SOFTWARE LOCATES SUSPECT:

TRACKING SOFTWARE LOCATES SUSPECT: Ripon, CA – On 09-09-13, Officer Mario Ysit responded to the 1200 block of Seventh Street regarding a theft report. The victim said someone stole an iPad Mini, a GPS device and personal items from his unlocked vehicle during the night. The victim activated tracking software, embedded into the iPad Mini, […]

WANTED CARJACKING SUSPECT ARRESTED

CARJACKING SUSPECT ARRESTED: Ripon, CA – On 09-06-13, at approximately 2127 hours, Salvador Junior Moya (23) of Ripon was taken into custody without incident during a felony traffic stop in the 800 block of Oakdale Rd. in Modesto Ca. Moya was under surveillance by Ripon’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) for his alleged participation in a […]

Ripon Man Wanted For Attempted Carjacking

Ripon Man Wanted For Attempted Carjacking On August 3, 2013, two men attempted to carjack a Honda in Ripon. A child was in the back seat at the time and the carjackers allegedly struck the child when he attempted to get out of the back seat. One of the suspects was taken into custody. The […]

KNIFE-WIELDING SUSPECT TAKEN INTO CUSTODY WITHOUT INCIDENT

KNIFE-WIELDING SUSPECT TAKEN INTO CUSTODY WITHOUT INCIDENT Ripon CA: On 08-20-13, at approximately 1229 hrs. The Ripon Police Department dispatch center received a 911 call from the foreman of a Union Pacific Railroad work crew. The caller said a suspect threatened him at knife point while he was working along the tracks in Ripon. The […]

LOCAL GIRLS DONATE CASH FOR CRITTERS

LOCAL GIRLS DONATE CASH FOR CRITTERS Ripon Ca. – The Ripon Police Department has been seeking community donations to assist with efforts to improve the Ripon Animal Shelter. In June the shelter held an open house allowing citizens a chance to tour the shelter, and adopt loving pets. On 08-13-13, three young Ripon girls accompanied […]

POLICE DEPARTMENT INCREASING RIVER PATROLS

POLICE DEPARTMENT INCREASING RIVER PATROLS Ripon CA: The Ripon Police Department will be increasing patrols along the StanislausRiver within the city limits of Ripon. Illegal camp fires, trash dumping, an increase in alcohol use and an increase in vandalism and gang activity along the river has prompted the department to increase patrols of this unique […]

  • 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