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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 7, 2019

No one was injured or arrested after a man drew a handgun during an automobile traffic dispute, officials said Wednesday. Fremont County undersheriff Mike ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 1, 2019

City officials recently visited the scene of the fatal officer-involved shooting that took place this month in Riverton. Mayor Rich Gard said he wanted to ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 11, 2019

There were no updates Friday about an ongoing double homicide investigation in Riverton. Police on Wednesday said there could be a suspect at large related to ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 10, 2019

No officers were injured but a suspect was killed Thursday morning after exchanging gunfire with police in south Riverton. Riverton Police Department chief ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 9, 2019

Police on Wednesday said there could be a suspect at large related to an ongoing double homicide investigation in Riverton. The case was initiated at about ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 8, 2019

Local officials were tight-lipped this week about an ongoing double homicide investigation in Riverton. The Riverton Police Department released the names of ...


By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Jan 6, 2019

Multiple deaths, perhaps related, were reported Saturday in Riverton, with two different locations involved. Riverton chief of police Eric Murphy issued the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2019

Grant funding for the project also would fund the hiring of two additional Riverton police officers. The city of Riverton is seeking a federal grant to ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 24, 2018

Police are investigating a shooting incident that resulted in injuries to a 24-year-old man early Saturday in Riverton. Officials did not have information ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018

The second suspect in a strong-arm robbery reported last month at the Maverik convenience store on South Federal Boulevard has been taken into custody. Gary ...

From staff reports
Apr 5, 2018

A 22-year-old Riverton man was hospitalized and cited for driving under the influence after driving a vehicle into an unoccupied house at about 11 p.m. ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Mar 30, 2018

The Riverton Police Department has played a major role in cracking down on shoplifting at Walmart, but it was one of the department's own who added to the ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Mar 13, 2018

A Riverton man was arrested overnight for involuntary manslaughter after he accidentally shot a friend of his, officials said Tuesday. Keith Sack, 22, of ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Feb 27, 2018

If a disaster were to hit Riverton, the city would like to be better-prepared. So, the Riverton City council has adopted the Wyoming Region 5 Regional Hazard ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Feb 13, 2018

The Riverton Police Department is investigating the deaths of two men that took place over the weekend. The RPD responded to assist an ambulance at about ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 4, 2018

No injuries were recorded, but two vehicles were damaged and four people arrested after a traffic collision Wednesday evening in Riverton. Police responded ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2017

A man arrested for probation revocation Thursday night was applied two additional charges after he set his clothes on fire at the Riverton Police Department ...

From staff reports
Sep 28, 2017

Fremont County's kickoff to Domestic Violence Awareness Month takes place Thursday evening at Riverton City Park. The event features speakers from city ...


Photo by Steve Peck
Sep 20, 2017

The Riverton Police Department and Fremont County Sheriff's Department responded at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday to a report - later found to be unsubstantiated - ...

 
By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Sep 3, 2017

The City of Riverton is now posting on its website the names of residents with unpaid parking tickets and outstanding warrants. The information is available ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 29, 2017

The regular "Friday Night Lights" skateboarding events went on as scheduled at Riverton City Park despite a recent incident that left organizers and park users ...


Photo by Alejandra Silva
Aug 15, 2017

Riverton Police Department Sgt. Charlie Marshall pulled over near the 200 block of North First Street on Monday to catch a quick game of basketball with Blake ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Aug 13, 2017

The four-day period from Aug. 18 through Aug. 21 is targeted for extra attention from all public agencies. No local law enforcement officers ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 9, 2017

A Riverton Police Department lieutenant said the devices are old and in need of replacement. Three shocks from a Taser were not enough to subdue ...


From staff reports
Aug 8, 2017

Local police made their way to Riverton City Park several times over the weekend in response to calls for service. From Friday to Monday, nine people were ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Aug 4, 2017

Riverton's interim police chief, Eric Murphy, was sworn in Tuesday night as the permanent replacement to Mike Broadhead, who left the Riverton Police ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 3, 2017

Riverton police had to utilize their Tasers on two occasions early Wednesday, including once on a dog. Officers suffered minor injuries in both incidents but ...


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