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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More Recent News...
- 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
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
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
Motor vehicle accident reports, written by Yuma Police Department, are available for purchase on-line. Continued...