Press Releases

COUNTY SHERIFFS OF COLORADO SCHOLARSHIP TO FAITH ALT

Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day announced Yuma High School senior Faith Alt as this year’s recipient of the County Sheriffs of Colorado $500 scholarship.  CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978.  Sheriff Day and CSOC considers this a tangible expression of Sheriff’s commitment to education and training.   Alt was unanimously selected by a citizen’s […]

Two men charged in horse neglect case

 PRESS RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 11, 2014 Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day has released that his office has filed criminal charges against two men from the Yuma and Otis areas as a result of an investigation into reported animal cruelty/neglect involving eleven horses.  On February 12, 2014 the Sheriff’s Office received a call […]

Cell Tower Copper Theft

For Immediate Release Cell Tower Copper Theft Viaero Wireless was victimized for the third time in just a few months in the early morning hours of Monday, March 3rd.  The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Yuma County roads U and 31 after Viaero’s automated security system was triggered.  When Sheriff’s Deputies arrived just […]