December 18, 2014

On December 17, 2014 at approximately 7:00 PM, detectives with the Riley County Police Department arrested Connor Yeager, 19, of Manhattan for drug related offenses as part of the ongoing investigation into the distribution of illegal narcotics in the Manhattan and Riley County area. 

December 18, 2014

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police. Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

December 17, 2014

The Riley County Police Department (and the Kansas State University Police Department) have received several complaints regarding possible scams in the Manhattan and Riley County Area. These scams are carried out over the phone or via postcard and request that the potential victim supply personal or financial information. RCPD would like to remind the community to question suspicious correspondences and protect personal information. 

December 17, 2014

The following summary of calls for service/reports filed by the Riley County Police Department is a portion of those received by police. Some names, addresses, and case details are withheld to follow local, state, and federal law as well as in an attempt to protect community members from being victimized further. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

December 17, 2014

Unfortunately at this time, RileyCountyPolice.org is experiencing issues for users accessing the site from Internet Explorer. Currently the Chrome and Safari browsers appear to be functioning correctly. We are exploring solutions to this problem and hope to have it fixed soon. RCPD apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. 

December 15, 2014

The Riley County Police Department is proud to announce the retirement of an officer who has spent more than the past 10 years serving the community and the department. On December 18, 2014 the department, friends, and his handler will celebrate his career and wish him a happy retirement.

December 15, 2014

The Riley County Police Department announced on December 15, 2014 a partnership with Nextdoor (www.nextdoor.com), a free and private social network for neighborhoods, to build a stronger, safer community with the help of Manhattan and Riley County residents. This program will enable the Riley County Police Department to better communicate with residents and replace the previous neighborhood watch program.

December 10, 2014

Officers with the Riley County Police Department will be taking part in “Tip-a-Cop” on December 10, 2014 beginning at 4:30 PM. The event, which lasts until 8:30 PM, will be located at the Texas Roadhouse in Manhattan and will benefit the Special Olympics of Kansas.

December 1, 2014

Winter break and holiday vacation season is upon us and that means vacant or unoccupied homes in our community. The Riley County Police Department would like to remind the community of a few tips to help reduce your risk of becoming a victim of crime while away from your home over the next month.