Critical Missing: Destiny Ripka

UPDATE: Destiny Ripka has been located. She is safe and in good health.

UPDATE: Destiny Ripka’s status from Critical Missing has been change to a RUNAWAY case. Please see below for more information.

The complainant, Destiny Ripka, WF 16,  was reported as a CRITICAL MISSING on 11/03/14.  Since this time, the complainant has been seen in person by a family friend and on video at a local medical facility.  The complainant attempted to fill a prescription at the facility, but her request was denied.  The complainant was seen on video walking alone, and near an UNKNOWN Black Female.  The complainant appeared healthy, and unharmed.  It is also a probability that the complainant has recently visited a past residence and left in an unknown vehicle.

The Youth Services Section will continue to investigate this case as a RUNAWAY and follow all current and future leads to locate the complainant and return her home safely.  If anyone has any information regarding the location of the complainant, Youth Services Section should be contacted at 214 671-4268.

Original Post Below was posted on November 4, 2014


The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Miss Destiny Ripka. Miss Ripka is a 16 year-old White female, last seen on Monday, November 3, 2014 at about 3:45 p.m. in the 2700 block of Hillside Drive. Ms. Ripka was at her school, Lakehill Preparatory, and she suffers from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and could be a danger to herself.

There is no clothing description available at this time, however please see the photo above. If you know the whereabouts of Miss Destiny Ripka, please contact 9-1-1 or the Dallas Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268. This incident is documented on case number 264798-2014.