Ridgecrest Police Department

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Ridgecrest Police Department
Abbreviation RPD
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Patch of the Ridgecrest Police Department
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Badge of the Ridgecrest Police Department
Agency overview
Formed 1962
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdiction* City of Ridgecrest in the state of California, US
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Map of Ridgecrest Police Department's jurisdiction.
Size 21.417 miles (34.467 km)
Population 27,616 (2010)
Legal jurisdiction As per operations jurisdiction.
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters 100 West California Avenue
Ridgecrest, California
Agency executive Chief of Police, Ronald Strand
* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

The Ridgecrest Police Department is the agency responsible for law enforcement within the City of Ridgecrest, California. The headquarters is located at 100 West California Avenue.[1] The city uses a nearby jail maintained by the Kern County Sheriff's Department.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Police Department. City of Ridgecrest. Accessed: 04-09-2012.

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