Fire Sprinkler Save at Bed, Bath and Beyond

Yuma, Arizona - Monday, just before 12:00 pm, smoke was reported coming from a compactor at Bed, Bath, and Beyond, 1212 South Castle Dome Avenue. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel found that a fire had started in the large commercial compactor at the business. The heat from the fire activated the Fire Sprinkler System, protecting that area of the building.

Libraries Closed for New Year's Day

Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma Main Library will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 31st. Libraries in the Yuma County Library District: Main, Heritage, Foothills, San Luis, Somerton, and Wellton will be closed Tuesday, January 1st, in observance of New Year’s Day. The libraries will resume their regular hours Wednesday, January 2nd.

YPD Christmas DUI Detail 2018

Yuma, Arizona - The City of Yuma Police Department is conducting an impaired driving detail on Thursday, December 20th, Friday, December 21st, Saturday, December 22nd and Sunday, December 23rd, 2018.  Additional officers will be roving city streets looking to stop and arrest drivers who are impaired by alcohol or drugs. These DUI patrols are, in addition to regularly scheduled patrol officers, all looking for signs of an impaired driver behind the wheel.

Yuma County Libraries Closed for Christmas

Yuma, Arizona - The Yuma Main Library will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 24th. Libraries in the Yuma County Library District: Main, Heritage, Foothills, San Luis, Somerton, and Wellton will be closed Tuesday, December 25th, in observance of Christmas. The libraries will resume their regular hours Wednesday, December 26th.

City of Yuma encourages owners' attention in wake of water device thefts

Yuma, Arizona - As the City of Yuma continues to see thefts of water backflow devices from area businesses and one school, business owners across the area are encouraged to enhance or strengthen their security or surveillance measures.​