“I’m innocent yet serving 137 years-to-life in prison.
Please read the facts of my case and decide for yourself.”
—Richard Ross

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“We don't need evidence! They should just say it happened, and that should be enough!” —Prosecutor DiTillo





Learn about the decorated Navy
veteran who is fighting for his freedom,
in his own words.

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Snail Mail

You can send Richard Ross a card, letter, pictures, or stamps by writing to him at his current prison address:

Richard Ross AU 8905
Avenal State Prison-430-8-4L
Post Office Box 904
Avenal, CA 93204

If writing or sending something through the mail, please be aware of the limitations imposed by the CA Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.


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