About the Yuma Police Department

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Sgt. Clint NorredPublic Affairs Unit

Summary:

The Yuma Police Department works in collaboration with the citizens of Yuma to enforce laws, preserve peace, reduce fear and provide for a safe environment.

Last Updated:

8/31/2010

The mission of the Yuma Police Department is to enhance the quality of life in the City of Yuma by providing all people with responsive and professional police service with compassion and concern. To accomplish its mission, the Yuma Police Department will work in collaboration with the citizens of Yuma and within the framework of the United States Constitution to enforce the laws, preserve the peace, reduce fear and provide for a safe environment.

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Recent News

 
Witness Sought in Hit and Run Collision on 24th Street

On Monday, May 18, 2015 at approximately 5:20 p.m., Yuma Police officers responded to a hit and run collision in the 2500 block W. 24th Street, just east of Avenue B in the through lane. Continued... 05/19/2015

Fatal Collision Avenue 3E UPDATED: Driver and Passenger Identified

A silver Ford Mustang was northbound on 3E and a white Ford F 150 was southbound on 3E when the driver of the Mustang lost control and collided with the truck. Continued... 05/15/2015

Attempted Aggravated Assault 40th Drive; Nearby Schools Placed on Lockdown UPDATED
Attempted Aggravated Assault 40th Drive; Nearby Schools Placed on Lockdown UPDATED

On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at approximately 8:46 a.m., Yuma Police officers responded to the 1200 block S. 40th Drive in reference to an Attempted Aggravated Assault with a knife. UPDATE: Ramirez was taken into custody without incident Continued... 05/13/2015

Robbery Aggravated Assault 4th Avenue

On Monday, May 11, 2015 at approximately 5:20 a.m., Yuma Police Officers responded to 500 S. 4th Avenue in reference to a male lying in the roadway. Continued... 05/12/2015

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T.A.G.S.
T.A.G.S.

More than 2,800 reports of graffiti have been received in the last year and it's costing the city $200,000 to clean things up. The Anti-Graffiti Strategy's goal is the overall reduction and fast-as-possible removal of graffiti within the city limits. Continued...

Accident Reports
Accident Reports

Motor vehicle accident reports, written by Yuma Police Department, are available for purchase on-line. Continued...

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