Police News


Nov
15
2016

Yuma Police Department to host Tip-a-Cop fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16 at Famous Dave's Restaurant, located at 1501 S. Yuma Palms Parkway. 

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Oct
19
2016

It has also come to our attention that people are receiving emails stating “This notice is to inform you that you have been cited with a traffic violation and must pay your citation within 72 hours. We have payment plans available if necessary.” It tells you not to send a check, to make a payment by clicking a link. 

 

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Aug
30
2016

In an effort to prevent injury and death and to keep our roadways safe, the City of Yuma Police Department will conduct a special enforcement period of DUI patrols over the Labor Day holiday weekend, beginning on Friday, Sept. 2 through Monday, Sept. 5. 

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Aug
9
2016

The Yuma Police Department would like to warn residents of a recent surge in automated Internal Revenue Service (IRS) calls. Several tips are included in the news release below, distributed by the Yuma Police Department's Public Affairs Unit on Aug. 9, 2016. 

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Jul
27
2016

Tip-a-Cop is an initiative that aims to bring together community residents and their local law enforcement in a comfortable setting to improve community relationships. These Tip-a-Cop events have been held in the local community in the past. The Yuma Police Department (YPD) hosts them at a variety of locations, in varying neighborhoods and parts of town, in order to reach the most amount of people possible.

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Jul
13
2016

The Yuma Police Department would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Yuma community for the incredible amount of support we have received over the last week given the recent events that have occurred throughout our nation.

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