The Riverton Police Department is committed to providing effective and efficient police service to the members of our community while maintaining high standards of professionalism, honesty, and integrity.
The police department has a staff of 28 sworn officers and 13 civilians.
Main Police Contact Number 307-856-4891
Fax: 307-856-0759 Anonymous Tips: 307 857-7755
Our physical address:
816 N. Federal
Riverton, WY 82501
Our offices are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Chief of Police: Mike Broadhead
Mike Broadhead has been a municipal police officer since 1988. He came to the RPD in January 2010 after spending more than 21 years with the Littleton, Colorado police department.
Patrol Division Captain: C.T. Smith
C.T. Smith has been a municipal police officer since 1988. After working in the Salt Lake County (UT) Jail as a deputy, he transferred to the Salt Lake City (UT) Police Department where he retired in 2008. He joined the RPD as a captain in 2011.
Administrative Division Captain: Eric Murphy
Eric Murphy started his career as a patrol officer with the Dallas (TX) Police Department. After moving to Wyoming, he worked as a patrol officer in Shoshoni as well as Riverton. He was promoted to captain in 2009.