Archived Releases

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 […]

CSOC Scholarship Program

Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day, who was recently elected to the County Sheriffs of Colorado board of directors, announced today that County Sheriffs of Colorado, the state Sheriffs Association, will award a $500 scholarship to a deserving Yuma County student this coming spring. CSOC established the scholarship program in 1978. Since then, this effort has […]

Sheriff’s Office gets 4X4

Sheriff’s Office gets 4X4 You may have noticed in the past couple of weeks some new Sheriff’s office patrol vehicles.  The Sheriff’s office has finally been able to replace 2 of the Dodge Charger patrol cars with a good looking special service package Dodge Ram 1/2 pickup. The Yuma County Sheriff’s office has never had […]