July 1, 2016

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.

June 22, 2016

MANHATTAN, KAN. –  The Riley County Police Department and emergency personnel from the Manhattan Fire Department and Riley County EMS will be participating in a training exercise taking place over 3 consecutive days later this month. This training will focus on streamlining interagency cooperation during high stress and dynamic emergency responses.  

June 3, 2016

MANHATTAN, KAN. - The structure fire that occurred at 801 Moro Street early Thursday morning on June 2, 2016, has been ruled incendiary by fire investigators.  Investigators from the Manhattan Fire Department, the Riley County Police Department, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), and the Kansas Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) conducted the origin and cause investigation.