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The City of Yuma is hiring a Chief of Police.  Become a member of a beautiful, growing community of over 3,500 residents about 40 miles from both the Nebraska and Kansas border in beautiful northeastern Colorado. 

The Chief of Police is appointed by the City of Yuma City Council.  The Chief of Police provides leadership to approximately 7 officers who serve as the benchmark for professionalism and public service within the City of Yuma.

Please submit your resume and a letter addressing why you are the best candidate for the City of Yuma Chief of Police.  You can either email your resume and letter to Karma Wells, City Clerk and Treasurer, at or mail to City of Yuma PO Box 265, Yuma, CO  80759, Your letter and resume must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. MDT on September 30, 2019.


A detailed description of duties, requirements, responsibilities and qualifications can be found by clicking on this link.


Karma Wells
320 South Main Street
PO Box 265
Yuma, CO  80759

Phone: (970) 848-3878 ext. 2104



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The City of Yuma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment is contingent upon pre-employment drug and alcohol testing as well as pre-employment background check.