Yuma Fire Department Press Releases


Feb
15
2017
Brush fire on the River

From Sunday February 5, 2017 through Saturday February 11, 2017 the Yuma Fire Department responded to 309 emergency calls for service

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Feb
15
2017
Mobile Home Fire

On Monday February 13, 2017 at about 8:20 pm, a fire was reported in a trailer at the Twin Palms Trailer Park, 2660 West 16th Street. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found heavy smoke and flames coming from under a single wide mobile home in space #64. Firefighters were quickly able to extinguish the fire before it spread to the interior of the home, or to other nearby structures.

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Feb
9
2017
Cooking Fire

From Sunday January 29, 2017 through Saturday February 4, 2017 the Yuma Fire Department responded to 274 emergency calls for service

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Feb
3
2017
Camp Inferno Coming Soon


Camp Inferno is an adventure immersion program allowing participants to experience a day in the life of women in fire and life-safety services. The goal of the program is to afford the opportunity for “real world” experience where young ladies are encouraged to challenge themselves on numerous physical and mental firefighter tasks in a controlled environment. Campers learn and demonstrate firefighting skills with fire department equipment and gear. They learn lifesaving emergency medical techniques including Continuous Chest Compression CPR, and basic first aid.

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