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Ripon Police Department Press Releases

Police Warn Residents To Be On The Lookout For Continued Criminal Scams

Police Warn Residents To Be On The Lookout For Continued Criminal Scams Ripon, CA – Recently, the Ripon Police Department has received increasing reports of various scams being targeted at local residents. These scams often ask for money, or personal information in one form or another. Some criminals pose as your credit card company; while […]

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 […]

RIPON COMMERCIAL BURGLARY SUSPECT ARRESTED

RIPON COMMERCIAL BURGLARY SUSPECT ARRESTED Ripon CA: On 08-20-13, at approximately 1008 hrs, the Ripon Police Department responded to Burns Truck and Trailer (1496 W. Santos Ave) regarding a commercial burglary. Upon arrival officers discovered unknown suspect/s/ had broken into several storage areas. The suspect/s/ stole truck parts worth approximately $11,000. The parts included aluminum […]

SCHOOL CHECKS A SUCCESS IN RIPON

SCHOOL CHECKS A SUCCESS IN RIPON Ripon CA: In January of 2013, the Ripon Police Department started a daily school visitation program, designed to promote positive interactions with officers, school staff, students and parents. Officers do not disrupt class time. When officers are available, the checks are done primarily during recess, so they can interact […]

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 […]

SUSPECTS ENDANGER FOURTH OF JULY REVELLERS. VEHICLE AND FOOT PURSUITS EQUAL FELONY ARRESTS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SUSPECTS ENDANGER FOURTH OF JULY REVELLERS.  VEHICLE AND FOOT PURSUITS EQUAL FELONY ARRESTS Ripon, CA – On 07-04-13, at approximately 1 pm, Ripon officers were dispatched to 911 reports of two vehicles endangering persons at StoufferPark.  The suspects were reportedly driving a red Ford van, and a maroon Honda.  The suspects […]

PROACTIVE POLICE WORK EQUALS FELONY DRUG AND COUNTERFEIT MONEY ARRESTS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PROACTIVE POLICE WORK EQUALS FELONY DRUG AND COUNTERFEIT MONEY ARRESTS Ripon, CA – On 06-29-13, at approximately 0200 hrs, Officer Brett Delgado was conducting burglary patrols in the area of S. Acacia Ave. and Second St.  He observed a suspicious male, riding a bike without lighting in the darkness through the […]

COMMUNITY INVOLEMENT MAKES ANIMAL SHELTER OPEN HOUSE A SUCCESS

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: COMMUNITY INVOLEMENT MAKES ANIMAL SHELTER OPEN HOUSE A SUCCESS RiponCA:  On 06-22-13, the Ripon Animal Shelter held an open house. Over 150 Riponites came out to tour the shelter.  Some residents adopted animals, while other generously gave donations to improve the shelter.  Animal lovers of all ages saw kittens, puppies, guinea […]

  • Ripon Police Department

    259 N. Wilma Avenue
    Ripon, CA 95366

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