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Businesses pass tobacco check

The Riverton Police Department subjected 18 local businesses to tobacco compliance checks April 10. All 18 passed the inspection by refusing tobacco to ...

RPD wrote up 2,500 offenses during 2015; 13,000 calls

In 2015, Riverton Police Department officers issued roughly 1,200 traffic citations and 1,600 written warnings. Local police arrested about 1,800 individuals ...

Man running nude on Main arrested; said he used drugs

He was clothed in jail scrubs after being taken into custody.

A Riverton man was arrested Monday evening after he was seen running naked on Main ...

Stabbing investigated

The Riverton Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident that occurred at about 2:37 a.m. Wednesday. RPD chief Mike Broadhead said at least eight ...

A Dodge Ram pickup that caught fire shortly before noon on the 200 block of East Washington. A witness said the truck was parked when it caught fire and rolled ...

Two dead from dam plunge; teen fell first, then older woman

Both of the people who fell off of the Diversion Dam bridge Friday afternoon died as a result of the incident, officials said this week.
Fremont County ...

City 'ombudsman' on duty

Juve stresses communication, education in new position

During her first weeks on the job as Riverton's first community relations ombudsman, Jane Juve ...

RPD thanks citizen for efforts during Sophia Archer incident last year

The Riverton Police Department presented Mike Parazoo with the "Citizen Appreciation Citation" on Tuesday for his efforts to stop Sophia and Lillian Archer ...

DUI crackdown coming countywide over Super Bowl weekend

Fremont County law enforcement will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or not wearing seatbelts during Super Bowl ...

Two dogs put down after man attacked; 40 stitches required

q Both dogs were unvaccinated pit bull terriers.

Two unvaccinated dogs were euthanized Friday morning after biting a 30-year-old Riverton man in the face ...

Mayor Lars Baker, right, administered the oath to Scott Christoffersen, the newly hired police officer for the Riverton Police Department. Chief Broadhead ...

Parents arrested for child endangerment; three kids found in 'filthy' residence

Two Riverton parents were arrested for child endangerment early Tuesday after police found them intoxicated and unable to care for their three children.
One ...

Cattle theft claim investigated

Riverton police are investigating a report that $78,000 in cattle has been improperly sold from a Lander-area ranch over the past five years.
The reporting ...

Two of four Maverik robbery suspects seen on video under arrest

Two suspects in an alleged robbery this week in Riverton have been arrested on unrelated charges.
Officials said the two 18-year-olds were arrested on ...

Former city attorney hired as community ombudsman

The Riverton Police Department has announced the hire of its new community relations ombudsman.
Lawyer Jane Juve of Sheridan, who previously served as ...

Local officials are looking for four subjects suspected of robbing the Maverik Country Store Monday evening in the 600 block of South Federal Boulevard in ...

Fire burns trailer near Riverton; wood stove probable cause

No one was injured in a structure fire that destroyed part of a trailer home at about 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 700 block of Rendezvous Road south of Riverton. ...

Suspect in brutal beating at park in July bound over for trial

A suspect charged with assaulting a man found injured July 21 in a bathroom at Jaycee Park has been bound over to district court.
Wesley Willow Jr. has been ...

Struck by vehicle, injured man lay in cold until found

Responders said the man had been lying outside "quite a while."

A 41-year-old Riverton man may have lost the use of his legs after being struck by a ...

RPD gets grant for more policing during holidays

The Riverton Police Department was awarded a Highway Safety Grant through the Wyoming Department of Transportation to help reduce highway safety ...

 
 

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