The Kansas Criminal Justice Information System (KCJIS) requires that information on arrests to include name, age, and address of the arrested, be only published for up to 48 hours. To remain in compliance, the Riley County Police Department will not make press releases available via our archive feature if they contain protected information.

April 23, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

DUI Saturation Patrol Results ◊

Released by Sergeant Daniel Bortnick

 

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department conducted a pair of DUI Saturation Patrols on Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21. The focus of these patrols was to remove impaired drivers from the roadway.

April 2, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

March 16, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

School break safety tips ◊

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Lawrence Police Department and the Riley County Police Department continue to work together to make our communities safer, but we need your help.

 

As Spring break approaches, we want to remind students that areas of high densities of student housing are often targeted by criminals during breaks in the academic calendar because a majority of residents are out of town.

 

March 12, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

 

Fake Patty’s Day 2018 ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

March 6, 2018

On Saturday, March 10, 2018, the Riley County Police Department will establish and maintain an Operations Center at the Manhattan City Park Pavilion for the annual Fake Patty’s Day celebration.

The Public Information Officer for the Riley County Police Department will host periodic news briefings throughout the day to update the public and members of the media on crime occurring during the event.

March 4, 2018

On Saturday, March 3, 2018 at approximately 3:00 p.m., the Riley County Police Department was called to Tuttle Creek Lake for the report of an apparent drowning.
 

February 9, 2018

 

MEDIA RELEASE

    ◊ RCPD Director Retiring ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

January 8, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. –  The Riley County Police Department officer who was injured when responding to a domestic disturbance has been treated and released from the hospital.

January 5, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE 

Released by Hali Rowland

 

December 20, 2017

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department has concluded its investigation into a battery report involving members of the Manhattan High School football team. 

The case will be submitted to the County Attorney’s Office for a determination on charges.

In addition to the original battery offense, a supplemental report has been completed for endangering a child and contribute to a child’s misconduct.

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