Fire Ban Info

6/25/2012 Press Release For Immediate Release  Yuma County Sheriff, Chad Day has been asked a number of times about the statewide fire ban that the Governor ordered recently.  Interestingly, at the time the executive order was issued, 57 of the 64 counties in Colorado had already enacted their own fire ban of some sort. To […]

Heartstrong Initial Report

The Sheriff’s Office has received numerous requests for the report on this fire.  The attached PDF files are the initial report and a map provided by the Natural Resources Conservation Service. Although not customary, this report is being posted on this site so that residents in the burn area and their insurance companies have quick […]

Idalia Fire/Body Found

Press Release  April 3, 2012  On April 1st, at approximately 3A.M., a grass fire was reported in the area of Yuma County Roads 12 and CC which is three miles North and one mile West of the town of Idalia. Volunteer Fire Departments from Idalia, Hale, Armel, Joes, and Wray were called to fight the […]