This year, Riley County Police Department is pleased to be working with the 1st ID Fort Riley, Emporia Police Department, Kansas Highway Patrol, Lawrence Police Department, Junction City Police Department, Kansas State University Police Department, Kansas Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism, Lyon County Sheriff's Department, and Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Department in order to reduce the risk of crimes during the Fake Patty's Day celebration.

All officers from these jurisdictions have police power during this event and are able to issue citations and help make arrests.

We would also like to thank the following groups for their aid in the Fake Patty's Day celebration: Kansas Alcohol Beverage Control, Kansas Bureau of Investigations, Manhattan Fire Department, Riley County Emergency Management and Riley County EMS, the City of Manhattan and local businesses.