Office of the Director
Assistant Director
(785) 537-2112 x2400

Riley County Police Department Assistant Director John Doehling has served Riley County since January 1984 and has been Assistant Director since December 2007. Doehling has been assigned to Patrol, Patrol Commander, Training, Internal Affairs, Accreditation Manger, and Division Commander. Doehling has also served as the department’s tactical team leader and trained department members on use of force. Prior to working at Riley County Police Department, Doehling attended college and served in the US Army. He has received degrees in Psychology, Health Facilities Management and Human Relations. Doehling was raised in Colorado and after being reassigned while in the US Army, he decided to make Manhattan his home. Doehling is married and has 3 children (including Officer Doehling who is currently assigned to patrol).