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RPD using Taser less frequently as policies change

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The use of the electric-shock Taser by the Riverton Police Department has decreased substantially in the past two years as ...

Cash stolen from store after owner forgot bag

Riverton police are looking for two women who might have knowledge about a bag containing approximately $1,000 that was taken from Walmart Wednesday.
Capt. ...

Police departments say Taser is safe, but rules examined

Riverton chief of police Mike Broadhead said his department's policy on using the weapon has been revised.

The American Heart Associa-tion warned ...

Whether it is a complaint, a harsh word, a listening ear, a tearful breakdown, or a venting session, she hears them all.
Riverton Police Department ...

Problem drinkers

New improvement campaign follows several that have come before

Riverton's police chief, along with other local leaders, wants to spearhead a new ...

A forum on public intoxication in Fremont County drew more than 60 participants, including medical professionals, police officers, politicians, business owners ...

RPD sets Tuesday forum on public intoxication in city

My goal for the discussion is to get a dialogue started... In five years I hope we aren't still doing the same thing, because we need a change in the ...

Suspended sentence and probation for Rico-Holguin

A judge placed Riverton restaurant owner Gerardo Rico-Holguin on five years of supervised probation with a suspended prison sentence after saying the evidence ...

Demolition of an abandoned building in downtown Riverton that is now owned by the City of Riverton will proceed.
The council voted to award a bid of $22,225 ...

Missing man located in South Dakota

The Riverton man reported missing Friday has been found in another state.
Riverton police Capt. Eric Murphy said Michael James Hanway, 48, was located safe in ...

Fumes probe leads to meth lab suspicion

The Riverton Police Department is continuing its investigation into what they believe to be a meth lab that was discovered at a house late Friday night.
RPD ...

RPD investigates fumes report on Hill Street

The Riverton Police Department is continuing to investigate the discovery of substances related to initial concerns about possible methamphetamine production ...

Riverton police create a task force to fight graffiti

The Riverton Police Department has formed a new task force in a cooperative effort with property owners to remove unwanted graffiti.
Police chief Mike ...

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Correction
In the April 6 edition of The Ranger, the page one story "Deer population at center of G&F talks with county residents" should have said ...

A jury in Lander on Thursday deliberated for about 40 minutes to determine that an off-duty Riverton police officer is not guilty of being intoxicated and ...

The Riverton Police Department is offering a $250 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of any individual responsible for committing ...

When Riverton councilwoman Mary Ellen Christensen wondered what happened in Riverton after dark, she made an effort to find out.
Christensen participated in ...

Extra patrols on St. Patrick's Day resulted in five arrests

A countywide St. Patrick's Day "saturation patrol" by law enforcement yielded five drunk-driving arrests.
Fremont County Sheriff's Capt. Ryan Lee said the ...

Riverton dog owners will now be required to register their pets through the animal adoption center. The registration will be effective for three years from ...

Jackalope Jump raises $2,100 for Special Olympics

The "cool" event this weekend was the Jackalope Jump where participants willingly jumped into a pool of freezing water to raise money for Special Olympics. ...

 
 

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