December 19, 2018

Though I announced my retirement in February, I none-the-less felt it appropriate to draft this memo to document my previously stated intent; specifically, that at the conclusion of 36 years as an officer with the Riley County Police Department, I intend to retire. My last working day will be December 31, 2018.

December 19, 2018

On Monday, December 31, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., incoming Riley County Police Department Director Dennis Butler will be sworn in as a law enforcement officer in Riley County. 

Members of the media and the public are invited to attend the ceremony which will be held at the Riley County District Courthouse in Judge Wilson’s Courtroom, 110 Courthouse Plaza in Manhattan. 

December 4, 2018

On Friday, November 30th at approximately 5:15 p.m., the Riley County Police Department responded to a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident near the intersection of Hunting and Denison.

The pedestrian, Susan Keller, 61, of Manhattan, was seriously injured. The vehicle involved left the scene.

Investigators have located the vehicle involved in the accident and would like to speak to the registered owner, Hassan Rueda, 23, of Manhattan. A current drivers license photo of Rueda is attached.  

December 4, 2018

On Tuesday, December 4th approximately 4:15 PM, the Riley County Police Department Dispatch Center received a 911 call from the 7500 block of Crooked Creek road indicating a 16 year old female had suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

RCPD is on scene investigating.

Further information will be released as it is available.