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.

July 10, 2018

MEDIA RELEASE

◊ Joint Training Exercise ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department and emergency personnel from the Manhattan Fire Department, Riley County EMS, KSU PD and other law enforcement partners will be participating in a joint active violence training exercise taking place over 3 consecutive days later this month. This training will focus on streamlining interagency cooperation during crisis situations.

July 9, 2018

Community Input Meetings ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. – To gain valuable feedback from the citizens of Riley County, the RCPD Law Board in coordination with McGrath Human Resources Group will be hosting community meetings on the search for a new Director for the Riley County Police Department.

June 26, 2018

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. –Current Assistant Director John Doehling has announced his retirement after 35 years of serving the citizens of Riley County, effective July 1st. With his pending retirement, Captain Kurt Moldrup has been promoted to the position of Interim Assistant Director for the Riley County Police Department.

May 25, 2018

Starting June 3, 2018, the Riley County Police Department Corrections Division will be implementing changes to jail visitation. The jail has added video visitation as a method of communication with inmates in an effort to improve communication and make it more convenient for citizens to talk to their loved ones. 

May 16, 2018

 

 DUI Saturation Patrol Results ◊

Released by Sergeant Daniel Bortnick

 

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department conducted a DUI Saturation Patrol on Friday, May 11. The focus of this patrol was to identify and remove impaired drivers from the roadway.

April 30, 2018

Drug take-back a success ◊

Released by Hali Rowland

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Saturday, April 28, 2018 the Riley County Police Department in coordination with the Drug Enforcement Administration hosted a drug take-back event at two locations in Manhattan. 

The take-back event was a huge success at both locations. In just four hours, approximately 126 pounds of medications were collected.

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

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