September 23, 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.

September 14, 2016

MANHATTAN, KAN. – The Rile County Police and the Kansas Highway Patrol conducted a sobriety checkpoint in the early morning hours of September 10, 2016 in the 300 Block of Bluemont Ave. in Manhattan KS.  The checkpoint was designed to identify impaired drivers and remove them from the roadway.

September 12, 2016

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On 09-12-2016 at about 1:30 PM the RCPD responded to a two vehicle head-on injury accident on Kimball Ave east of Denison.

At least two occupants were transported to Via Christi on College for their injuries. At the time of this writing one occupant has been flown to another hospital for treatment with a second possibly being flown out as well. 

The RCPD is investigating the accident. 

More information will be available tomorrow during the daily police activity brief.

September 9, 2016

MANHATTAN, KAN. – On September 9, 2016, the Riley County Police Department and the Kansas Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in the Manhattan area.  The checkpoint is scheduled to run into the early hours of Saturday September 10, 2016.