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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- Assault on Pacific Avenue
On Saturday, July 11, 2015 at about 12:29 p.m. officers responded to the 2300 block of S. Pacific Avenue in reference to a disturbance occurring in the roadway. Continued... 07/15/2015
- Shooting Investigation 18th Avenue and 27th Street
On Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at approximately 2:30 p.m., Yuma Police Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of 18th Avenue and 27th Street. Continued... 07/15/2015
- Armed Robbery on 1st Avenue UPDATED Kinale and Hayes Booked
On Saturday July 4, 2015, at 1:30 a.m., a vehicle was parked in the 700 block of 1st ave. Two subjects, later identified as Michael John Kinale and Douglas Hayes approached the vehicle and forced the two victims at gun point to drive into Winterhaven, CA. Continued... 07/04/2015
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- Accident Reports
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