Current Releases

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

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 […]

Holiday Grinch Hunt!   #YCSOGrinchHunt

Holiday Grinch Hunt! #YCSOGrinchHunt

The Grinch is back to his old shenanigans again. He’s on the run from the law and is hiding out in various places around Yuma County. Follow our page and watch for upcoming #FugitiveFriday posts throughout the month of December (beginning Dec. 1) and you could win 1 of these 5 awesome Yuma County Sheriff’s Office schwag […]

Sheriff Offers Church Security Classes

Over the past week, Yuma County Sheriff Chad Day has received multiple inquiries for visits about church security ideas and input. The events at the small church in Sutherland Springs Texas is a stark reminder of the importance of even rural community churches having a plan in place for these kinds of emergencies.