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Sheriff’s Office Sets Up Unwanted Medication Drop Box

Sheriff’s Office Sets Up Unwanted Medication Drop Box

You know you have them – those bottles of pills, or prescription medications that have expired or gone unused for years.  They’re in the back of your bathroom drawer, or on the top shelf of a medicine cabinet.  And you’re not alone.  Did you know the average American household has four pounds of prescribed and […]

Denver Post Article: Yuma County Sheriff Struggles with Massive Land Area, Too Few Deputies

Tom McGhee with The Denver Post called us saying he “heard a rumor that Yuma County was a hotbed of illegal marijuana grows and cartel activity.” Looks like his story ended up taking a bit of a different tone. We appreciate Mr. McGhee writing a pretty accurate account of what he found way out here, […]

YCSO Partnering with YCOEM

YCSO Partnering with YCOEM

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the Yuma County Office of Emergency Management (YCOEM) to ensure timely and coordinated emergency communication with the community. The YCOEM has a new website, Facebook page, and Twitter account hosted by the Sheriff’s Office, and emergency updates will be coordinated on both websites.  Please follow the links […]

Sheriff’s Office Making Increased Efforts to Apprehend Fugitives

Sheriff’s Office Making Increased Efforts to Apprehend Fugitives

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office has been stepping up its fugitive apprehension efforts. Several months ago the Sheriff’s Office began updating their records of active arrest warrants into a digital records management database. This is the same program that patrol Deputies use for completing their reports. The patrol Deputies recently gained mobile access to this […]