November 17, 2012

On November 16, 2012 at approximately 2115 hours a vehicle/pedestrian accident occurred in the 400 block of N. 11th Street Manhattan, Kansas. On scene investigation revealed that Black 2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse driven by 18 year old Matthew VanHorn of 1525 Oxford Place #9, MHK was southbound in the 400 block of North 11th Street when it collided with 26 year old Kevin Wallpe of 430 Osage Street, MHK as he ran west across 11th Street from an alleyway.

November 14, 2012

Director Bradley J. Schoen announced today that a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will arrive Monday, December 3rd, 2012 to examine all aspects of the Riley County Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. Verification by the team that the Riley County Police Department meets the Commission’s state-of-the-art standards is part of a voluntary process to maintain accreditation – a highly prized recognition of law enforcement professional excellence, Schoen said.