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Identities Released in Eastern Colorado and Western Nebraska Drug Round-Up

Identities Released in Eastern Colorado and Western Nebraska Drug Round-Up

Drug Task Force operations made a significant impact in Yuma County, and the greater region yesterday.  The following eleven individuals were indicted and apprehended in yesterday’s drug operation.  All face federal charges in the US District of Nebraska.

Several Yuma County Residents Apprehended on Federal Drug and Weapons Charges

Several Yuma County Residents Apprehended on Federal Drug and Weapons Charges

A total of eleven people were arrested this morning in the area during early morning operations that began at 6:30 AM and concluded just before noon.  Seven of the arrestees were Yuma County residents.  Today’s apprehensions amount to the culmination of an investigation that the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office has been working in conjunction with […]

Dispute Leads to Shooting with AK-47

Dispute Leads to Shooting with AK-47

Late afternoon on Tuesday, February 21st, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call at a residence in the area of County Road L and County Road 34.  The 911 caller reported that a male party, with whom there had been an ongoing inter-familial dispute, was at the residence brandishing an AK-47 assault rifle and […]

Sheriff’s Office Implements Body Worn Cameras for Patrol and Detentions

Sheriff’s Office Implements Body Worn Cameras for Patrol and Detentions

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office has implemented new body worn cameras for integration into both its Patrol and Detentions Divisions.  The purpose of the new body worn cameras is to provide additional reliable documentation of interactions and encounters with citizens and inmates.  “Body worn cameras will not only offer us the opportunity to provide the […]