August 28, 2015

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.

August 26, 2015

Information on this subject can be directed to Crime Stoppers 785-539-7777.

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On August 26, 2015 at approximately 10:20 AM officers with the Riley County Police Department responded to a reported robbery at the Sunflower Bank located at 2710 Anderson Ave. in Manhattan, Kansas. There were no weapons used to facilitate this crime.

August 25, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Saturday August 29, 2015 the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI Saturation Patrol. Officers involved in the Saturation Patrol will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations. Motorists who show signs of alcohol and/or drug consumption will be evaluated and appropriate enforcement action will be taken.

August 25, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department had its fourth of a series of seven DUI Saturation Patrols on the evening of August 22, 2015 into the early morning hours of August 23, 2015.

August 25, 2015

Kayla celebrating her birthday at RCPD.

The Riley County Police Department’s public relations internship position caught my eye as soon as I saw it advertised in the fall of 2014. I didn’t have any knowledge or prior experience with law enforcement but I was curious on how the police department operated overall and the role public relations played in those daily operations.

August 20, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Saturday August 22, 2015 the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI Saturation Patrol. Officers involved in the Saturation Patrol will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations. Motorists who show signs of alcohol and/or drug consumption will be evaluated and appropriate enforcement action will be taken.

August 20, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Riley County Police Department had its third of a series of seven DUI Saturation Patrols on the evening of August 15, 2015 into the early morning hours of August 16, 2015.

August 13, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Saturday August 15, 2015, the Riley County Police Department will conduct a DUI Saturation Patrol.  Officers involved in the Saturation Patrol will be looking for signs of impaired driving and other traffic violations.  Motorists who show signs of alcohol and/or drug consumption will be evaluated and appropriate enforcement action will be taken.

The purpose of this program is to place additional officers in and around the Manhattan area with the goal of detecting and deterring impaired driving.