Injury Collision 100 Block W 20th Street

Yuma, Arizona - This afternoon, at about 3:08 p.m., Yuma Police officers responded to a report of an injury accident in the 100 block of W. 20th Place.

Theft of Catalytic Converters

Yuma, Arizona - Since June 1, 2020, the City of Yuma has received 37 reported thefts of catalytic converters. The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office also has had a few cases. We want to let our community know this trend is on the rise. Catalytic converters contain precious metals that are sold on the black market or recycling centers. That makes them a profitable item for thieves.

Unusual Year Produces Unusual Budget for Yuma County

Yuma, Arizona - This has been a very unusual year for Yuma County, and it is reflected in the budget that has been presented to the Board of Supervisors. A recent headline in the Yuma Sun said, “$464 Million proposed county budget 58% over last year”. This headline motivated County staff to provide a fuller explanation to the public about the budget, due to one-time funds the County is receiving which caused an unusual increase from this current fiscal year.

Yuma County Public Health Services District extends COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics in June

Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma County Public Health Services District (YCPHSD) has announced the extension and expansion of vaccine eligibility to all Yuma County residents through the month of June.

Wellton Agents Intercept Interstate Smuggling Attempt

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Wellton station intercepted a smuggling attempt along Interstate 8 Thursday morning.