The Ripon Police Department has received information that some local businesses may be illegally providing alcoholic beverages to their patrons. The giving, selling, or furnishing of alcoholic beverages at a business that does not currently possess a liquor license is not legal. The Ripon Police Department will be working in close cooperation with the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control on this matter. Warning letters are being sent to out to involved businesses. Local events, such as the Taste of Ripon, are authorized, properly licensed events, which are not affected by this alert.
If you have any questions about liquor licensing, you may contact the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control at 209-948-7739.
P.I.O. – First – Sgt. Steve Merchant
Ripon Police Department
259 N. Wilma Ave.
Ripon, CA 95336
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