Yuma Fire Department Press Releases


Jun
10
2016

From Sunday May 29, 2016 through Saturday June 4, 2016, the Yuma Fire Department responded to 253 emergency calls for service.

READ MORE
Jun
8
2016
Bomberos with YFD Personnel

YFD Personnel Provide Training to Assist Bomberos

READ MORE
Jun
1
2016
6th Avenue Shed Fire

Shed Fire and Live Downed Power Lines

READ MORE
May
31
2016

On Sunday May 29, 2016, just after 10:30 pm, a fire was reported in an apartment at 200 South 7th Avenue. Yuma Fire Department personnel arrived to find heavy smoke coming from the apartment, with reports that an elderly tenant was unaccounted for and may have been inside. Firefighters entered the apartment and did a search that confirmed there was no one home. The fire was quickly knocked down with fire damage contained to the bedroom and contents where the fire was located. The living room of the apartment also sustained smoke damage.

READ MORE