October 3, 2013
"Unfortunately, the world we live in requires us to take steps which will likely provide additional protection from those who may decide to take advantage of us. Preventing theft is sometimes as easy as locking things up and making sure that they are out of view." -Public Information Officer Mat Droge #88.
October 1, 2013
Attached is the approved budget for the 2014 fiscal year. Please see the attached document and follow-up/past news article posts for more information on the RCPD Budget through various years.
September 13, 2013
The Riley County Police Department is proud to announce the recipient of the first annual RCPD Scholarship Award. Kristina Gee, the daughter of Officer Darla King, was awarded this $500.00 scholarship in August of this year after a selection process conducted throughout the summer. She is currently attending school in Kansas.
September 5, 2013
I'm Officer Matthew Droge #88, Public Information Officer for the Riley County Police Department and Internationally known as #TwitterCop. Let me introduce you to the new RileyCountyPolice.org. RCPD, it's staff, my co-workers, and I would like to welcome you the new online home for RCPD. A hub of information intended to better communicate information and ideas to the public.
August 12, 2013
The Citizen's Police Academy is a 20-hour course that provides you with an opportunity to learn about the role of the police in making our community a better place to live. The Citizen's Police Academy is open to individuals from our community who are interested in learning more about how our police department operates. During the academy, citizens get an exclusive behind the scenes look at many aspects of the police department. They also learn about the laws and statutes that govern police actions.