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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Recent News

 
Three Vehicle Injury Accident 32nd St

On November 15th at 12:18 p.m. officers from the Yuma Police Department responded to a three vehicle injury accident in the 5200 block of E. 32nd St. Continued... 11/15/2014

"Cop Shop"
"Cop Shop"

Recently John Sternitzke, a local Engineer and owner of the Gandolfo building at 202 South 1st Avenue, donated office space in his building for the re-establishment of the North End Cop Shop. Continued... 11/13/2014

Sexual Conduct with a Minor

On Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at about 10:37 a.m., officers with the Yuma Police Department began an investigation into a report of sexual conduct with a minor. Continued... 11/13/2014

Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Fatal Collision on 4th Avenue

The initial investigation revealed that a 1999 blue Chevy Prizm was traveling north on 4th Ave. Two pedestrians were crossing 4th Ave and were struck by the vehicle. UPDATE driver and pedestrians identified. Continued... 11/09/2014

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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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