July 1, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – In the evening hours of June 29, 2015 the Riley County Police Department responded to a welfare check and found a deceased adult male near the intersection of Casement and Barnes Road in Manhattan. This adult male sustained what RCPD believes to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The Riley County Police Department on Wednesday identified the deceased man as 68-year-old Walter Cash of Manhattan 

July 1, 2015

Open Carry Prohibited Sign

With changes to the open carry of firearms law in the State of Kansas, the Riley County Police Department offers the following information for those choosing to legally carry a firearm in Riley County.

Open Carry

June 30, 2015

Photo supplied by Ben Earwicker Garrison Photography, Boise, ID www.garrisonphoto.org

That time of year is upon us and everyone at the Riley County Police Department would like to wish our community a fun and safe Fourth of July. To help you stay safe and out of trouble, here are the laws, regulations, and tips you need to know. 

Celebrate responsibly and enjoy the Holiday weekend!

Tips:

June 30, 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.

June 29, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – At approximately 6:25 PM on June 29, 2015 the Riley County Police Department responded to a welfare check near the intersection of Casement and Barnes Road in Manhattan.

June 29, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – In the late afternoon hours of June 29, 2015 staff at Via Christi Hospital on College Ave. in Manhattan received a piece of mail that they later deemed to be suspicious in nature.

June 29, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – Police in Riley County responded to an emergent incident in the 500 block of Colorado Street at approximately 2:15 AM on June 27, 2015 after a 911 call led officers to believe a subject had brandished a firearm in a threatening manner.

June 27, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On Saturday, June 27, 2015 at approximately 2:15 AM the Riley County Police Department responded to 510 Colorado Street after a subject potentially dangerous to the community had barricaded himself inside of his home.

June 25, 2015

MANHATTAN, KAN. –The Riley County Police Department will be holding its monthly NextCoffee meeting on June 29, 2015 at 5:30 PM. The meeting will be held at Sharp’s Short Stop, 118 W Randolph Street, in Randolph, Kansas. Members of the Riley County Police Department will be present for a meet and greet with northern Riley County community members and will hold a question and answer session until 6:30 PM.