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Raymond “Ray” Hill
Professional Title
Professor Emeritus
LUPC speciality

“From the Classroom”
College Professor / Police Academy Instructor

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Police Lieutenant (Ret.)

Ray Hill is a retired Police Lieutenant and Professor Emeritus at Santa Rosa Junior College. He has taught Laws of Evidence, Laws of Arrest and Search & Seizure in the POST Basic Academy and Advanced Officer Training – Legal Update for North Bay officers for 45 years.  He is the author of the California Criminal Evidence Guide: A Handbook for the Criminal Justice Student, a textbook adopted in community college Administration of Justice courses statewide since 1988.

Ray has also served as a Firefighter/EMT with the Bodega Bay Fire Protection District for 18-years.  He currently work as an Administrative Support Volunteer with the Sonoma County Fire District.

Ray enjoys time with his chocolate Labradors (Sally and Mags), working on his family’s 110-year-old ranch in Marin County, steelhead / chinook fishing on Oregon Rivers, and watching Mountain West Conference and Pac-12 Conference college football games.  Professional Members can contact Ray directly by signing in and clicking on his contact information. 

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Phone : (877) 266-4003
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  • A.S. Police Science
  • B.S. Administration of Justice
  • M.P.A. Public Administration


  • Professor Emeritus – Santa Rosa Junior College
  • Police Academy Instructor – Santa Rosa Training Center
  • Bodega Bay Fire Protection District - Firefighter/EMT (Ret).
  • Police Lieutenant, Novato Police Department (Ret.)
  • P.O.S.T. Law Enforcement Certificate