Crime

Homicide Investigation

The RCPD is investigating a homicide by stabbing that occurred early this morning at a residence in the 2600 block of Castle Heights Place in West Rapid City. We have arrested 32-year-old Lorraine Swallow of Rapid City

Pursuit

At around 12:40 a.m. on December 1st, police observed a Chevrolet Tahoe travelling at high rate of speed along Minuteman Drive. Police attempted to stop the vehicle near the intersection of Minuteman Drive and Lindbergh Avenue. The

Pursuit ends with Deputy involved shooting

 One man is dead as the result of a deputy-involved shooting following a pursuit Friday afternoon, November 30, 2018. Pennington County Sheriff Deputies were in the area of Spade Court in Rapid Valley looking for an individual.

Victim in fatal garage fire identified

The victim who perished during a garage fire at 118 Signal Drive in the early morning hours of November 11th has been identified as 46-year-old Ivan Hollowhorn of Rapid City.  On November 11th at around 1:30 a.m. Rapid City

Pursuit

On November 23rd at around 7:45 p.m., police observed a passenger vehicle drive over a curb while making its way through the intersection at 5th Street and Saint Cloud Street. Police attempted to stop the vehicle as it turned

Drug Call

At around 2:35 p.m. on November 22nd, police were dispatched to 1220 E. Saint Patrick Street for a report of a female in a vehicle who appeared to be injecting herself with drugs. The reporting party indicated that the

Drug Call

On November 21st at around 9:30 p.m., police were dispatched to the parking lot of 737 Disk Drive for a report of several individuals observed smoking marijuana in a vehicle. Police arrived and located the suspect vehicle. As

Police warn of scams soliciting gift cards

The Criminal Investigations Division of the Rapid City Police Department has observed an increase in the number of scams reported involving a caller soliciting gift cards as payment.  These scams can take a variety of forms that