Current Releases

Sheriff Day Announces County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship

Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day 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 continued as a meaningful expression of the sheriffs’ confidence in and respect for […]

Sheriff Day Elected CSOC President

Sheriff Day Elected CSOC President

During last week’s County Sheriff’s Of Colorado winter conference, Sheriff Chad Day was unanimously elected President of the statewide association of Colorado Sheriffs. Sheriff Day has been on the CSOC board of directors for the past 5 years, and the last 4 as an officer on the leadership team. Sheriff Day’s representation on the association […]

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest

December 18, 2017– 68 year old David Lee Boyes of Wray was arrested over the weekend when his erratic driving behavior led to the discovery of over 18 grams of methamphetamine in his vehicle.  Friday evening, a Yuma County Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven by Boyes after witnessing it […]

Multi-Year Drug Investigation Comes to a Close

  December 6, 2017–The execution of 3 search warrants this morning during early morning operations signaled the conclusion of a multi-year investigation into major narcotics trafficking activities in the region.  Three Yuma County residents have been apprehended this morning, and one more is currently being sought.  In partnership with the Colorado Springs Drug Enforcement Agency […]