Aggravated Assault, Prohibited Possession of a Weapon, Possession of Narcotics for Sale and Endangerment Suspect in Custody

Yuma, Arizona - This morning, at approximately 12:53 a.m., Yuma Police Department officers were attempting to contact an adult male, identified as 31 year old Luis Arellano.  Arellano has a felony arrest warrant and was the driver of a vehicle in the drive thru at Quality Liquor, 2087 S. 4th Avenue.

Fire Sprinkler Save at San Carlos Hotel

Yuma, Arizona - On Monday, just before 5:30 pm, a fire alarm was reported going off in the San Carlos Hotel, 106 East 1st Street. There was a further report that there might be a fire in one of the apartments. Yuma Fire Department personnel arrived to find there had been a mattress on fire in room #223, but the fire suppression sprinkler system had put out the fire.

The 5th Mayors’ Binational Bike Ride to be held Saturday, October 23

Yuma, Arizona - Residents and their families are invited to participate in the 5th Mayors’ Binational Bike Ride on Saturday, October 23. Registration begins at 7 a.m. at the east end of the Yuma Civic Center parking lot (1440 W. Desert Hills Drive).

Fire Prevention Week Cooking Fires

Yuma, Arizona - According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Cooking equipment is the leading cause of home* fires and fire injuries, causing 48% of home fires that resulted in 21% of the home fire deaths and 45% of the injuries.

Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety

Yuma, Arizona - October 3rd through the 9th is National Fire Prevention Week.