16th Street and 4th Avenue Traffic Enforcement

Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma Police Department continues to receive numerous complaints from the Yuma community concerning traffic infractions at the intersection of 16th Street and 4th Avenue.  Because of this our Traffic Unit has again focused more on this area over the past week.

City Hall closing, trash pickups altered around Fourth of July

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma City Hall will be closed Monday, July 4 for observance of Independence Day.

"Write on the Edge" Foothills Library style

Yuma, Arizona - "Write on the Edge" meets each Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Foothills Library. Aspiring writers are invited to share thoughts on writing and share their work. There is no charge to attend.

Bring your mind, body, and spirit together with Yoga

Yuma, Arizona - Bring your mind, body, and spirit together with Yoga! On July 12th and 14th, Certified Yoga Instructor Gary Sherman will lead two workshops at 10:00 a.m. at the Foothills Library.

Arrest Made in Hoax

Yuma, Arizona - On Thursday at approximately 7:00 a.m. a suspicious backpack was placed in front of the Yuma Police Departments Lobby.  Because of the way the backpack was placed the decision was made to evacuate the building and call the Yuma County Sheriff’s Department bomb squad to assess the backpack.  The backpack was found to contain non-threatening items.