Contact: Alfonso Zavala, Lt. Darren Simmons, or Deputy Roxanne Meyer
Phone: (928) 783-4427
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9:40 AM, December 30, 2013



Administrative Fee Change

 

Location of Incident: Yuma County, AZ


Effective January 1, 2014, the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office administrative fee for all Post Storage Hearings on vehicles towed under ARS 28-3511 shall be $150.00 per ARS 28-3513(C).

The owner of a vehicle that is impounded, the spouse of the owner and any other person identified on the MVD record with an interest in the vehicle, may request a Post Storage Hearing (Arizona Revised Statutes ยง28-3514) within ten (10) days from the date of the Vehicle Impoundment Notice for the sole purpose of determining the validity of the impoundment or to determine whether the vehicle may be released before the end of the 30-day period. A Post Storage Hearing with the Patrol Support Officer must take place to obtain an Impound Vehicle Release.

A Post Storage Hearing may be requested by phone at (928) 783-4427, by fax at (928) 539-7837 or in writing to: Yuma County Sheriff’s Office, ATTN: Vehicle Impoundment, 141 S. 3rd Avenue, Yuma, AZ 85364

Hearing Location
Yuma County Sheriff's Office
141 S. 3rd Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364

Hearing Dates/Times
Hearings are held on a “walk-in” first come/first served basis, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 1:00-4:00 p.m. (excluding holidays).

For further information please visit http://yumacountysheriff.org/help-impounds.html

Information Released By: Alfonso Zavala, PIO