MANHATTAN, KAN. – With current RCPD Director Dennis P. Butler’s pending retirement, the Riley County Law Enforcement Agency, the Law Board, has named Assistant Director Kurt Moldrup to the position of Interim Director for the Riley County Police Department, effective February 1, according to a media release from the RCPD.
Moldrup started at RCPD as a patrol officer in March 1985 and was promoted to Captain in May 2009. During his tenure, Moldrup has risen through the ranks and served in Investigations, Internal Affairs, Public Information Officer as well as serving as a Patrol, Jail, and Support Division Commander.
“I’m willing to serve in any capacity necessary to meet the needs of the department and the citizens of Riley County,” Interim Director Moldrup said.
Moldrup will serve as the Interim Director until the Riley County Law Board appoints a new Director.