Contact: Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427


1:30 PM, July 14, 2014

Level 2 Sex Offender Community Notification
Convicted Sex Offender Has New Address in Yuma County


New Address: 12182 E. 39th Way - Yuma, AZ  85367

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would like to notify the community that Steven Lease, 60, is now residing at 12182 E. 39th Way in Yuma, Arizona. He is described as 5 feet, 8 inches tall, 165 pounds, bald with brown eyes.

On October 31, 1996, Lease entered a plea of nolo contendere (no contest) in the Anchorage Superior Court to one count of Sexual Abuse of a Minor, 2nd degree-Authority Figure Contact. He was sentenced to 4 years in jail, with 2 years suspended and 10 years of probation. The victim was a 17 year old female who was known to him. Lease is not currently on probation or parole.

Lease is a Level 2 sex offender with a medium risk to re-offend.

Steven Lease

Sex offenders are categorized in three levels based on the risk that they pose to the community to re-offend.

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Information Released By: C. McGuire