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October 25, 2017
A tactical team responded to these apartments Sunday, Oct. 22, after St. Paul police suspected someone connected to a homicide might have been there. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Homicide investigation leads to River Falls complex
October 25, 2017 - 11:07am
Lawrence Thomas' booking photo from 2015.
Warrant arrest leads to 6-hour police standoff in Woodville
September 25, 2017 - 3:50pm
September 11, 2017
Wisconsin roundup: Clayton police chief accused of sexual misconduct; 10 more state news stories
September 11, 2017 - 8:36am
July 28, 2017
U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, flanked in this picture by UW-River Falls Financial Aid Director Robert Bode (left) and fellow senator and democrat Amy Klobuchar was one of 51 senators to strike down the repeal of Obamacare in an early Friday morning vote. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
Wisconsin Roundup: Wisconsin casts split vote as Senate rejects ‘Skinny Repeal’; more state news
July 28, 2017 - 10:13am
July 6, 2017
Officer Chris Gottfredsen is shown with Investigator Chuck Golden at a Fox Den Books storytime in River Falls. Gottfredsen was just named the Police Officer of the Year. He was presented the award by Police Chief Gordon Young at the River Falls City Council meeting Tuesday, June 27. Submitted photo.
Gottfredsen named first-ever Police Officer of the Year
July 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Police Beat: Barkeeper ticketed for staying open late
January 6, 2017 - 9:19am
November 30, 2016
Man had fallen, was injured, then died
November 30, 2016 - 12:50pm
October 19, 2016
River Falls Police Sgt. Jeff Sather (center) along with other officers handle the downtown crash investigation Oct. 18 as they interview witnesses. (River Falls Journal photo by Mike Longaecker)
'Medical emergency' sends driver careening
October 19, 2016 - 12:10pm
October 6, 2016
Police Officer Paul Jensen is shown with his daughter Evelyn. He’s just started his new role as the community policing specialist for the River Falls Police Department. (Submitted photo)
New, restructured police position stresses big C for community
October 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
August 10, 2016
Police seek clues in Baldwin business burglary
August 10, 2016 - 7:44am
August 4, 2016
Police beat: OWI suspect claims flat wasn't fresh; threatening note accompanies keyed car
August 4, 2016 - 9:09am
August 3, 2016
This video still, taken from a Hudson police car, depicts the moment before the squad was struck in March by an oncoming car on Coulee Road. (Submitted image)play button
Guilty conscience led to squad-crash confession, charges say
August 3, 2016 - 10:39am
July 20, 2016
River Falls Police Chief Gordon Young said the department has gone from receiving treats or offers of support once or twice a week to about once a day since the recent police shooting in Dallas, which reportedly killed five police officers and injured others. Shown is  a sample of the appreciation the police department has received from the community. The cupcakes shown were donated by the Tyrrell/Perfect Family.
Locals show their tasty support for the RFPD
July 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
June 15, 2016
Jerry's towing of River Falls did the work of raising to an upright position this semi-trailer so it could be removed from where it had rolled over June 13 at Cemetery Road and Hwy. 65.
Speeding truck rolls, causes long traffic delay
June 15, 2016 - 11:08am
May 4, 2016
Join the police-sponsored Torch Run for Special Olympics
May 4, 2016 - 12:08pm
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