Yuma, Arizona - This morning, at approximately 3:41 a.m., there were multiple reports of shots fired in the area of the 100 block North 20th Avenue.  Upon arrival several shell casings were located in the street.

Yuma, Arizona - The Center for Teaching Effectiveness (CTE) at Arizona Western College presents the Noon Discovery Series 2.0 (NDS) for the AWC Community at large.  The next upcoming presentation in the series is “For the Love of the Laborer: Historical Influences and Current Work” by Angel Luna, Professor of Fine Arts at AWC.   The presentation takes place on Wednesday, October 26 from 12:15pm to 1:30pm in AC 126 and via ITN SLLC CR, PLC 15 and QLC 15.

Yuma, Arizona - On Monday, at about 8:40 pm, a fire was reported in a home at 604 South 9th Avenue. Arriving Yuma Fire Department personnel saw smoke coming from the home and all occupants had evacuated safely. Firefighters found that the fire appeared to have been extinguished with a home fire extinguisher but significant damage had been done in the kitchen area. Firefighters confirmed that the fire was out and had not extended into the walls or ceiling areas. They also used ventilator fans to remove the smoke from the home.

Yuma, Arizona - According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there were over 367,500 residential fires in 2014. Are you and your family ready to react if there is a fire in your home? What would you do? Your children practice fire drills in school every month. They know what to do when the fire alarm goes off at school, but that does not mean they know what to do at home.

Yuma, Arizona - This afternoon at approximately 1:42 p.m. officers were dispatched to a robbery in the 100 block of S. 4th Avenue.  The victim, a 38 year old male, reported that 3 male subjects approached his vehicle; one reached in and took an undisclosed amount of cash and all three fled on foot.