Community Information Bulletin
The following information is provided in an effort to keep the citizens of Yuma County informed of monthly activities and statistics for the Yuma County Sheriff's Office.

Administration Bureau

Civil Department
During the month of June 2020, the YCSO Civil Department personnel provided the following services:

  • Fingerprinting: 0 (Service suspended due to COVID-19)
  • Civil Process Service
    • Received 483 legal documents for service
    • Served 103 legal documents

Records Department
During the month of June 2020, the YCSO Records Department personnel processed the following:

Reports merged 2303
Reports processed for court 177
Victims notifications received 216
Impounded vehicles 1
Impound releases 2
Validations 90
Public Records/Report Requests completed 341
Local Record Checks completed 120
Scanned/imported documents 4985
Data entry 370
Jacket consolidations 422

Sex Offenders
The YCSO is responsible for registering sex offenders who reside in Yuma County. This includes new registrations, address changes and/or updates, and confirming offenders that have moved out of the area. During the month of June 2020, the YCSO:

  • Registered 3 new sex offenders
  • Confirmed 0 sex offenders moved out of Yuma County
  • Received 11 sex offender updates (includes address changes, employment changes, phone numbers, etc.)
  • Issued 1 community notification
  • Conducted 36 sex offender compliance checks
  • Tracked a total of 493 sex offenders in Yuma County
  • Tracked 7 sex offenders incarcerated in the Yuma County Detention Center
Detention Bureau
During the month of June 2020, the average daily inmate population was 359.70, of which:
  • 284.80 were adult males
  • 74.20 were adult females
  • .23 was a maie juvenile
  • .47 was a juvenile female
  • 49 are sentenced inmates

During this period, the YCSO Detention Bureau:

  • Processed an average of 10 bookings per day
  • Processed an average of 11 releases per day

A total of 310 inmates were admitted, of which:

  • 244 were adult males
  • 65 were adult females
  • 1 was a juvenile male

A total of 317 inmates were released, of which:

  • 236 were adult males
  • 80 were adult females
  • 1 was a juvenile female
Patrol Bureau
During the month of June 2020, the YCSO received an average of 325.94 calls for service per day.

Total calls for service: 9,778

Traffic Related Incidents

  • 60 traffic collisions
    • 1 fatal collision
    • 10 injury collisions
    • 37 non injury collisions
    • 4 non injury collisions alcohol related
    • 8 private property collisions
  • 33 traffic citations
  • 0 DUI citations
  • 123 traffic incidents
  • 17 traffic repair orders
  • 100 traffic warnings

Yuma County Narcotics Task Force
During the month of June 2020, the Yuma County Narcotics Task Force (YCNTF) served 1 search warrant and made 17 arrests which consisted of the following:

  • Drug Related Offenses: 14 arrests

    • Distribution Arrests: 3
      • 1 Fentanyl
      • 2 Heroin
    • Possession Arrests: 10
      • 9 Marijuana
      • 1 Methamphetamine
    • Transportation Arrests: 1
      • 1 Fentanyl

  • Non-Drug Related Offenses: 3 traffic related arrests

Breakdown of the total number persons arrested:

  • 10 adult males
  • 7 females

Drug Seizures
Drugs seized by the YCNTF during this period had a street value of $31,124.00 and consisted of the following:

Type of Drugs Qty Seized Street Value
Fentanyl 356 g $28,480.00
Heroin 14.9 g $745.00
Marijuana 115 g $1,725.00
Methamphetamine 8.7 g $174.00

Non-Drug Seizures
In addition to drug seizures, YCNTF officers also seize assets that were either instruments or proceeds of the criminal activity, as well as paraphernalia items. During this period YCNTF officers seized:

  • 77 miscellaneous drug paraphernalia items
Sheriff's Office League of Volunteers
During the month of June 2020, the Yuma County Sheriff's Office League of Volunteers (SOLV) donated a total of 119 hours to the YCSO and the community which consisted of the following:

Volunteer Group Hours Donated
Civilian Volunteers 24 hours
Explorers 0 hours
Posse 0 hours
Reserve Deputies 80 hours
Search and Rescue 24 hours

Some of the call-outs that the SOLV members worked during the month of June 2020 were as follows:

  • Search & Rescue call out for missing hiker
  • Civilian volunteers call out for crime scene security

NOTE: Normal SOLV activities have been suspended due to COVID-19

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