Arizona Governor Douglas Ducey has declared a State of Emergency for the entire state effective May 31 - June 8 , 2020.

The declaration includes a statewide curfew effective daily from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. The Governor said that the declaration was made in response to growing unrest , vandalism , and riots within the state. According to the Yuma County Sheriff's Office they will not be enforcing the Curfew Order unless there is a need to enforce it , such as in the event of a riot. YCSO said that they recognize that there have been peaceful protests within the Yuma community and those participating are encouraged to continue to remain civil while expressing their rights.