It is situated in Kern county, California with a total number of 50 employees - 3 female, 29 male officers and 18 civilians. Ridgecrest PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0150600, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Ridgecrest PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.73 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 155 reported violent crimes where 100 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 155 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 518 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 9 arson, 136 burglaries, 309 larceny/theft and 73 motor vehicle theft cases.