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Funeral services for fallen DPS Officer Tim Huffman to be held this Wednesday in Yuma

The services will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Yuma Civic Center

Monday, May 13, 2013 -

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Funeral services for fallen Arizona Department of Public Safety Officer Tim Huffman will be held in Yuma on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. The services will begin at 9:00 a.m. at the Yuma Civic Center that is located at 1440 W. Desert Hills Drive in Yuma.

Fox affiliate KECJ will provide pool television coverage of the service. Contact: Maurico Marin- (928) 539-9990. The Yuma Daily Sun will provide pool coverage and still photos for print media.

All media outlets wishing to cover the funeral services for Officer Huffman should be in position outside the entrance to the Yuma Civic Center no later than 9:00 a.m. News media can videotape the procession entering and leaving the service. A DPS PIO will be on-scene to provide information/assistance to the media.

Note: There will be no interment ceremony. Burial will be private.

The procession will begin Wednesday morning at the Yuma Mortuary and proceed to the Yuma Civic Plaza for the 9:00 a.m. service.

For any inquiries please email

The Arizona Department of Public Safety is a state-level law enforcement agency whose mission is to protect human life and property by enforcing state laws, deterring criminal activity and providing vital support to the State of Arizona and its citizens.