Yuma Fire Department Press Releases


Jun
18
2018
Prevent Wildfires

From Sunday June 10, 2018 through Saturday June 16, 2018 the Yuma Fire Department responded to 251 emergency calls for service

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Jun
14
2018
Yuma FD

On Thursday June 14, 2018, just after 7:40 am, a fire was reported just south of Palm View Rehabilitation and Care, 2222 South Avenue A. Yuma Fire Department personnel arrived to find heavy smoke coming from an underground electrical vault next to a power pole. Arizona Public Service (APS) personnel shut down the power to the vault and Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire.

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Jun
14
2018
Near Drowning Incident

On Wednesday June 13, 2018, at about 7:30 pm, a near drowning incident was reported at Gateway Park on the Colorado River under the Ocean to Ocean bridge. Yume Fire Department personnel arrived to find a woman and her 3 year old daughter both out of the water and in good condition.

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Jun
12
2018
Storm Damage

From Sunday June 3, 2018 through Saturday June 9, 2018  the Yuma Fire Department responded to 276 emergency calls for service:

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