The Riley County Police Department honored its own at the department’s recent Annual Awards Banquet at the Hilton Garden Inn. The following employees were recognized: Correction Officer of the Year, Officer John Roche; Supervisor of the Year, Sgt. Doug Wood; Employee of the Year,
Police officers searched a portion of Haymaker Hall Monday in connection with the arrest of a student. Kevin Decock, 19, of Haymaker Hall, was arrested Saturday for driving under the influence, interference with law enforcement, possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, no Kansas
Key emergency personnel told county commissioners Monday that this weekend’s Fake Patty’s Day was comparable to 2012. Riley County Police Department authorities said 115 persons were taken into custody Saturday for a wide variety of violations, among them bribery, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, DUI and
Riley County officers arrested a Garden City woman Saturday after she allegedly struck a bartender at Drinx in the head with a beer bottle. Jasmine Ramirez, 24, was arrested for aggravated battery and disorderly conduct, after police were called to Drinx, 1206 1/2 Moro St., at approximately 4:40 p.
Officers arrested a South Dakota man for allegedly drinking underage and running from police when approached Saturday. Nicholas Thranum Bares, 20, Del Rapids, S.D., was arrested for obstruction of the legal process, possession of open container in public and possession of alcohol by a minor.
A 23-year-old Manhattan woman was arrested for allegedly hitting a Kansas State University police officer in the back of the head with a hat on Saturday. Police officers arrested Jymie Graham, 2500 Farm Bureau Road, Lot 105, for battery of a law enforcement officer and disorderly conduct
An 18-year-old Nebraska man was arrested early Sunday morning for allegedly pushing an officer after police investigated reports of underage drinking at a house party in the 800 block of Bluemont Avenue. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Nicholas Palacio, Omaha, was arrested for battery against a law
Officers arrested a 51-year-old Manhattan man Saturday after he allegedly assaulted a law enforcement officer and resisted arrest. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Rodwrick Webber, 51, 6236 Partridge Lane, was arrested for assault against a law enforcement officer and interference with law enforcement at approximately 9:50 p.m. in
Officers arrested three people on various drug charges early Sunday morning in City Park after investigating the smell of burnt marijuana in the air. Thomas Wickoff, 26, Littleton, Colo., Skyler Gilbert, 22, Salina, and Anthony Russo, 28, Salina, were arrested after police officers patrolling City Park at approximately 1:12
Federal charges were filed Wednesday against two men accused of robbing a Manhattan convenience store at gunpoint in February. Frank Hanson, 22, Manhattan, and Dennis Denzien, 20, Manhattan, are charged with one count of interference with commerce by means of robbery and one count of using, carrying
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