We are seeking individuals for our High Performance Organization.
Are you interested in a rewarding career in Law Enforcement with the City of Yuma? We are seeking individuals for our High Performance Organization. We are strongly committed to:
- Honesty and Integrity
- Excellent Customer Service
- Openness and Teamwork
- Respect for Diversity
- Forward Thinking
- High Performance
Watch our video and find out if you have what it takes!
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Apply For Employment
If you are interested in becoming part of our team, committed to the accomplishment of the City's goals and core values, we encourage you to apply for employment with us!
Positions may or may not be open in the following areas:
- Police Officer
- Reserve Police Officer
- Civilian Accident Investigator
- Civilian Patrol Support Officer
- 911 Dispatchers
- Police Record Specialist
Review our employment opportunities or contact Human Resources.
Need More Information?
If you have specific questions regarding employment as a police officer with the Yuma Police Department, please feel free to contact Sgt Dave Kohmetscher; call (928) 373-4717, e-mail Sgt. Kohmetscher or send postal mail to her at 1500 S. 1st Avenue, Yuma, AZ 84364.
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- Fatal Collision Avenue 3E UPDATED: Driver and Passenger Identified
A silver Ford Mustang was northbound on 3E and a white Ford F 150 was southbound on 3E when the driver of the Mustang lost control and collided with the truck. Continued... 05/15/2015
- Attempted Aggravated Assault 40th Drive; Nearby Schools Placed on Lockdown UPDATED
On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at approximately 8:46 a.m., Yuma Police officers responded to the 1200 block S. 40th Drive in reference to an Attempted Aggravated Assault with a knife. UPDATE: Ramirez was taken into custody without incident Continued... 05/13/2015
- Robbery Aggravated Assault 4th Avenue
On Monday, May 11, 2015 at approximately 5:20 a.m., Yuma Police Officers responded to 500 S. 4th Avenue in reference to a male lying in the roadway. Continued... 05/12/2015
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- Accident Reports
Motor vehicle accident reports, written by Yuma Police Department, are available for purchase on-line. Continued...