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Series of car break-ins Wednesday, Thursday in city

All of the incidents involved unlocked vehicles, according to police.

Riverton police are warning local residents to secure their property after ...

The longtime RPD officer replaces Mike Broadhead, who resigned in April.

Eric Murphy, who has been serving as the interim chief of the Riverton ...

'Win-win' as RPD adds presence at store

The department also provides officers to Central Wyoming College and SageWest Health Care.



The Riverton Police Department recently began ...

Repeal city vagrancy ordinance, interim RPD chief advises

The Riverton Police Department has proposed the city repeal its current vagrancy ordinance in order to protect the constitutional rights of citizens.
"We are ...

Two motorcyclists died over the weekend in separate incidents in Riverton.
Officials said James Caples, 41, of Riverton, died of head trauma after crashing ...

'Archaic' city ordinances targeted for repeal

The Riverton City Council has agreed to repeal several "archaic" city ordinances on first reading.
Two additional readings are required.
Interim Riverton ...

Cops, specialists team for mental health training

Law enforcement and other officials have been learning about mental illnesses this week during a training session in Riverton.
The program, called Crisis ...

Student charged

A 17-year-old student was arrested and charged Thursday with felony juvenile delinquency connected to terroristic threats after he allegedly left a note in the ...

A mountain lion that was spotted Monday in Riverton was shot to death Wednesday after being sighted again near homes around Jackson Elementary school.
Brian ...

Former Riverton Police Department captain Eric Murphy was officially sworn in as the interim chief of police Tuesday during a Riverton City Council meeting. ...

RPD captain named interim chief; administrator search moves ahead

Beginning April 1, Riverton Police Department captain Eric Murphy will be the new interim chief of police.
Current chief Mike Broadhead announced his ...

Drugs, alcohol factors in man's drowning in ditch during flooding

Toxicology reports show drugs and alcohol were contributing factors in the drowning death of a Lander man last month in Riverton.
Joseph Atkin, 33, of Lander, ...

Riverton Police Department chief Mike Broadhead attended his last city council meeting Tuesday before he takes on the top spot with the police department in ...

RPD chief offered job in Georgia, expected to take it

Mike Broadhead has been in Riverton seven years

Riverton Police Department chief Mike Broadhead may soon announce his resignation.
He has been named ...

Blackburn gets jail time for damage to police cruiser

Cody Blackburn, who damaged a police cruiser while getting arrested in December, is set to serve seven months in jail after pleading guilty to property ...

Duo given awards for community service by RPD

The Riverton Police Department often presents awards to citizens in the community who have helped others in an extraordinary way.
During Tuesday's Riverton ...

A 73-year-old Riverton man is set to serve 18-20 years in prison after molesting an 8-year-old friend of his granddaughter.
Delbert Schierkolk pleaded guilty ...

No one was injured during an electrical issue in a rain gutter at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday the Central Wyoming College Intertribal Education and Community ...

Mead has till December to OK new science standards

Wyoming teachers soon may be teaching science a little bit differently, especially in elementary school.
The State Board of Education on Sept. 23 approved new ...

Police asking for public help to stop 'rash' of car thefts

Local officials are asking residents to help address a problem with motor vehicle thefts in Riverton.
"We have been getting a rash of ... people breaking into ...

 
 

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