Kansas State University Police Department

  • Agency: Kansas State University Police Department
  • Address: 108 Edwards Hall, 1801 Kerr Dr, Manhattan, 66506 KS
  • Chief: R Grice (Director)
Phone: 785-532-6412
Fax: 785-532-7408

Kansas State University Police Department is located at 108 Edwards Hall, 1801 Kerr Dr, Manhattan, 66506 KS. The Director of the department is R Grice. The Kansas State University Police Department phone number is 785-532-6412.

Kansas State University Police Department News

Here is the latest on the weather for this evening into tomorrow. URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Topeka KS 353 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018 KSZ022>024-026-035>040-221100- /O.EXT.KTOP.WW.Y.0013.180222T0000Z-180223T0000Z/ Riley-Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Dickinson-Geary-Morris- Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas- Including the cities of Manhattan, Wamego, St. Marys, Holton, Valley Falls, Oskaloosa, Perry, McLouth, Grantville, Meriden, Nortonville, Abilene, Herington, Junction City, Council Grove, Alma, Eskridge, Maple Hill, Alta Vista, McFarland, Harveyville, Paxico, Topeka, and Lawrence 353 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THURSDAY... * WHAT...A wintry mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain is forecast to overspread the area tonight. Snow and sleet accumulations of one to two inches are possible across portions of central to northeast Kansas, with less than one inch expected elsewhere. Ice accumulations of one tenth to two tenths of an inch are expected. * WHERE...Portions of central, east central and northeast Kansas. * WHEN...Until 6 PM CST Thursday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The wintry mix of precipitation will result in difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday. Be prepared for slick and hazardous road conditions. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

Earlier this morning, an arrest was made on the Manhattan campus by Kansas Highway Patrol following an off-campus pursuit. There is no threat to campus.

We would like to welcome Eric Coleman to the K-State Police Department Family. Eric was sworn in as a police officer on 02/12/2018 by Chief Grice. Welcome aboard Eric!

We are hiring for police officers! Take a look at the link attached for all the hiring information. http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/503185/university-police-officer-university-police-officer-trainee

With the possibility of some heavier snow totals today here is good a graphic from the National Weather Service on shoveling snow.

Here is some information from the National Weather service for tomorrow weather. URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Topeka KS 255 PM CST Mon Feb 5 2018 ...Snow Expected Tuesday... KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>036-038-039-061100- /O.NEW.KTOP.WW.Y.0007.180206T1200Z-180207T0600Z/ Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley- Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Wabaunsee- Shawnee- Including the cities of Belleville, Washington, Hanover, Clifton, Linn, Greenleaf, Marysville, Blue Rapids, Frankfort, Sabetha, Seneca, Hiawatha, Horton, Concordia, Clay Center, Manhattan, Wamego, St. Marys, Holton, Valley Falls, Oskaloosa, Perry, McLouth, Grantville, Meriden, Nortonville, Minneapolis, Bennington, Abilene, Herington, Junction City, Alma, Eskridge, Maple Hill, Alta Vista, McFarland, Harveyville, Paxico, and Topeka 255 PM CST Mon Feb 5 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute on Tuesday. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected with locally higher amounts possible. * WHERE...Portions of central Kansas, east central Kansas, north central Kansas and northeast Kansas. * WHEN...6 AM Tuesday to midnight Tuesday night. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

We are hiring for police officers! Take a look at the link attached for all the hiring information. http://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/503185/university-police-officer-university-police-officer-trainee

Here is an announcement from the City of Manhattan about a road closure that may impact your commute to the university on 01/31/2018. https://cityofmhk.com/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1759

The game has started, it is loud in Bramlage.

32 minutes till tip off, people are still arriving and getting to their seats for the sunflower show down.

Go Cats let’s beat KU!

We would also like to welcome people attending the Landon Lecture today.

Big day today, K-State vs KU basketball game, go Cats beat KU.

It is another cool morning, please bundle up again for your walks around campus today.

It's a heat wave we are up to 7 Degrees!

What a way to start the first day of the spring semester. Bundle up for your walk on campus today.

Winter is here so please take a look at the forcast when preparing for classes.

Please take a look at the driving conditions as you come back for the spring semester. Here are some safe travel tips from the National Weather Service.

This is from the National Weather as of 04:08 am. https://www.weather.gov/top/weatherstory

The roads on the Manhattan campus and around the City of Manhattan are getting treated as we send out this message. KSU Facilities is out treating sidewalks and stairs on campus. Please be careful traveling to and moving around campus.

Please be aware of the windy weather this morning. Here is why wind chill is dangerous.

http://forecast.weather.gov/wwamap/wwatxtget.php?cwa=top&wwa=winter%20weather%20advisory

Here is some weather information from NWS for tomorrow. Please keep informed. https://www.weather.gov/top/weatherstory

On December 13 2017 we had our annual department Holiday Banquet. Officer Randy Myles received the officer of the year award, Dustin Newton received the Non-Commissioned employee of the year award and Communications supervisor Heide Schneider received the Chiefs Award. Congratulations to all the employees of the department

On 01/05/2018 we had a retirement reception for Officer Timothy Schrag. Officer Schrag spent 26 years at the K-State Police Department and a total of 38 years in Law Enforcement. Thank you Officer Schrag for all of your years of service to the K-State community, Manhattan community and the state of Kansas.