Former Riverton Police Chief died in Bullhead City, Arizona, on Saturday

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Current Riverton Police Chief Mike Broadhead told the Riverton City Council Tuesday night that the longest serving police chief in the city’s history, Dennis Horyza, died Saturday. Horyza had been living in Bullhead City, Arizona.

Horyza served as Riverton’s Chief for 16 years, Broadhead said. “He had the longest tenure of any Chief of Police here.”

To read the full obituary, click here.



  1. Elsie Manzanares Barajas

    After reading the obituary, I think someone should write a movie about his life, especially the part about re-marrying his first wife almost 30 years later.

  2. Marian Ringer

    He was a good man to work for.

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