Riley County Police Department

Retrial set for Manhattan man charged with attempted murder

MANHATTAN — A retrial is now set for a Manhattan man accused of trying to intentionally shoot at authorities last year during a standoff. Mark Harrison is charged with one count of attempted capital murder. During a February trial, a Riley County jury couldn’t reach a unanimous decision on an attempted murder charge for wounding [...]

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RCPD Report 2/28/19

Officers filed a report for escape from custody at the Riley County Jail on February 27, 2019, at approximately 7:35 AM. Officers listed the State of Kansas as the victim when a known male suspect did not return to the Riley County Jail. The suspect wa...

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Texas couple accused of child abduction located in Riley County, arrested in Topeka

TOPEKA — A Texas couple wanted in connection with the abduction of their three children were captured Wednesday in Topeka. Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Apprehension Task Force located the vehicle of 32-year-olds Jeffrey and Maria Gilseth in Riley County Wednesday after a tip from Texas authorities that the couple may be in Kansas. [...]

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By |2019-02-28T08:19:12-05:00February 28th, 2019|arrest, Child abduction, Crime, kansas news, Riley County, Riley County Kansas, Riley County Police Department, State News, Texas couple, Topeka, U.S. Marshal's Office|Comments Off on Texas couple accused of child abduction located in Riley County, arrested in Topeka

RCPD prepares for Fake Patty’s Day celebration; emphasizes safety

The Riley County Police Department is getting ready for this weekend’s Fake Patty’s Day event. KMAN spoke with RCPD Captain Richard Fink on their preparation and tactics for the weekend.  Fink says they are using data they have collected over the years to help them for this year’s celebration.  These numbers will help assign the [...]

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By |2019-02-27T14:32:33-05:00February 27th, 2019|Aggieville, Fake Patty's Day, Kansas, Local News, Manhattan, Manhattan KS, RCPD, Riley County, Riley County Police Department|Comments Off on RCPD prepares for Fake Patty’s Day celebration; emphasizes safety

RCPD arrest man suspected of robbery, kidnapping

MANHATTAN — Riley County Police have arrested a 22-year-old man accused of robbery and kidnapping. Joshua Miller was arrested shortly after 2 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of Sunset Ave. the Sigmu Nu fraternity complex. Miller is charged with six different counts including aggravated armed robbery, aggravated burglary, aggravated kidnapping, aggravated assault, kidnapping and [...]

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By |2019-02-24T10:44:33-05:00February 24th, 2019|arrest, Crime, kansas news, Local News, Manhattan, Manhattan Kansas, RCPD, Riley County, Riley County Police Department|Comments Off on RCPD arrest man suspected of robbery, kidnapping

Body camera footage, 911 calls played in Manhattan attempted murder trial opener

The trial for a Manhattan engineer charged with three counts of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer and one count of criminal property damage opened Wednesday afternoon. Mark Harrison, 38, appeared before Judge Grant Bannister represented by attorneys Barry Clark and Jeremy Platt on Feb. 20. The trial is scheduled to run six days. Harrison [...]

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By |2019-02-21T01:01:56-05:00February 21st, 2019|Court, Crime, Kansas, KMAN, Local News, Manhattan, news, Police, radio, RCPD, Riley County, Riley County Police Department, shooting, Top Story, Trial|Comments Off on Body camera footage, 911 calls played in Manhattan attempted murder trial opener

RCPD Report 2/20/19

Marie Berryman, 40 of Junction City was arrested while at the Riley County Police Department on February 19, 2019, at approximately 11:00 AM. Berryman was arrested on a Manhattan Municipal Court warrant for failure to appear. Berryman was issued no bond, causing her to remain confined at the time of this report. David Zieammermann, 20, of Manhattan [...]

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RCPD Report 2/14/19

Officers filed a report for indecent liberties with a child and unlawful transmission of visual depiction of a child in Manhattan on February 13, 2019, at approximately 8:40 AM.  Officers listed a 14-year-old female as the victim and a 14-year-old male as the suspect.  Due to the nature of the crime reported, no further information will be [...]

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RCPD Report 2/13/19

Officers filed a report for theft in the 500 block of Poyntz in Manhattan on February 12, 2019, at approximately 4:55 PM.  Officers listed Chad Robertson, 45 of St. George as the victim when it was reported an unknown suspect took the victims 1996 Dodge Ram 1500.  The estimated total loss associated with this case is [...]

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