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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4th of July Impaired Driving Enforcement Detail

The City of Yuma Police Department is conducting an impaired driving detail on Friday, July 3rd, and Saturday, July 4th, 2015. Continued... 07/02/2015

Fireworks Advisory

The law allows for the public to possess or use novelty/minor types fireworks, however many types of fireworks remain illegal in Arizona, specifically those designed to rise into the air and/or explode. Continued... 06/30/2015

Attempted Homicide at 2730 S. 4th Avenue
Attempted Homicide at 2730 S. 4th Avenue

Update: As a result of this investigation, 29 year old Luis Antonio Covarrubias-Mendoza AKA: Monster has been identified as a person of interest and a warrant has been issued for his arrest. Continued... 06/19/2015

Assist Other Agency - Attempted Homicide

On Thursday, June 18, 2015, at 8:50 a.m., the Phoenix Police Department requested assistance from the Yuma Police Department in reference to locating two suspects wanted in connection to an Attempted Homicide which occurred in Phoenix, AZ. Continued... 06/18/2015

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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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