Sheriff's Office

Welcome to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office

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Mission Statement



We, the members of the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, are committed to providing competent, effective, and responsive public safety services to the citizens of Humboldt County and visitors to our community, recognizing our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to all persons, holding ourselves to the highest of professional and ethical standards.

Vision Statement



Our vision is to enhance our status as a quality public safety agency, valued by our community and respected by our peers. As such, we will be recognized as an inclusive organization in which everyone is encouraged to contribute their energies, talent and skills to create strategies to meet new challenges and achieve our mission.

Now Hiring!

The Sheriff's Office is hiring Correctional Deputy I's.  
Call (707) 441-5100 for more information.

We are continually hiring for Lateral Deputy Sheriffs and Correctional Deputy II's.  Apply today!
  1. Inmate Stabbing Assault

    On Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at approximately 1550 hours a Correctional Deputy was conducting routine checks in a dormitory style housing unit when he noticed multiple inmates looking into the bathroom area. Read more about the inmate stabbing
  2. Weapons Violation

    On 09/05/2017 at 5:45 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Deputies assigned to the Garberville Station were conducting crime suppression patrols in downtown Garberville. Read more about the weapons violation
  3. Parolee Arrested

    On 09/02/2017 at 11:56 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Deputies assigned to the Garberville Station were dispatched to a motel located in the 800 block of Redwood Drive, Garberville, to investigate the report of Domestic Violence. Read more about the Marcum arrest
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