Division: 
Administrative Division
Position: 
Captain
Phone: 
(785) 537-2112 x2300
Email: 
thegarty@rileycountypolice.org

Riley County Police Department Captain Tim Hegarty has functioned as a sworn officer for the community of Riley County and Manhattan since May 1995 and has served as Captain since December 2007. Through Hegarty’s service at RCPD he has been assigned to Patrol, Investigations, Patrol and Investigations Commander, Training, Accreditation Sergeant, Administrative Services, and Support Division. While employed by RCPD he has assisted in the creation of the Repeat Offender Program as well as Reality Based Training and Hotspot Policing. Hegarty became a graduate of Benedictine College with an Executive MBA as well as Washburn University with a Bachelor’s Degree. Hegarty is also a graduate of the 238th FBI National Academy. He is married with children and is a former teacher and athletic coach.