Posted on: April 25, 2017

Jury Finds Samantha and Francisco James Guilty of Burglary Charges

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April 25, 2017

On April 25, 2017 a jury found both Samantha and Francisco James guilty of felony first-degree burglary of a residence and felony second-degree burglary of a stor...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Jury Convicts Scott Dean of Criminal Threats, Assault, and Battery

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April 24, 2017

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that after a five-day jury trial before Judge Dale Reinholtsen, jurors today convicted Scott Cooper Dean, 52, originall...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Jury Convicts Brandon Bemis of Child Sexual Abuse

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April 14, 2017

Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that today a jury convicted 22-year-old Brandon Bemis of felony sexual abuse of a child in violation of...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

Sean Applebaum Pleads Guilty to Cultivation of Marijuana Resulting in Environmental Damage

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April 5, 2017

Today, Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that yesterday, 33 year-old Sean C. Appelbaum, of Dinsmore, California, pled guilty to a felony v...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Moises Saldana Pleads Guilty to Child Sexual Assault Crimes

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March 17, 2017

Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that yesterday, Moises Camarillo Saldana, a 38-year-old former resident of Fortuna, pled guilty to comm...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Jury Convicts Oscar Pineda of Felony Stalking, Vandalism, and Violation of Restraining Order

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March 10, 2017

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that after a two-week jury trial before Judge Cissna, jurors today convicted Oscar Rene Pineda, 51, of violation of a r...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Jury Finds Sharon Erickson Guilty of Felony Transportation of Heroin

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February 15, 2017

Today, Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that yesterday a jury found 46-year-old Sharon Patrice Erickson of McKinleyville guilty of fe...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

DA Fleming Announces Hiring of New Deputy District Attorney

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February 14, 2017

Today Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced the hiring of Deputy District Attorney Tobias Hasler.  Mr. Hasler, a graduate of UC S...

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Posted on: February 9, 2017

DA Investigator Kyla Baxley Named "Investigator of the Year" by CSAIA

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February 9, 2017

District Attorney Maggie Fleming is pleased to announce that the California Sexual Assault Investigators Association (CSAIA) has chosen District Attorney Invest...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Michael Springs Sentenced for Multiple Burglaries

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January 26, 2017

Today, Humboldt County District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that yesterday, Michael Otis Springs was sentenced by Judge Marilyn Miles to a total of eight ...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Blaine Richard Martin Receives Three Years

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January 20,2017

This week, Blaine Richard Martin received a three-year prison sentence from Judge Timothy Cissna following his conviction by a jury of possessing a firearm and a...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Jury Convicts Devin Schmidt of Arson

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January 19, 2017

On January 19, 2017, a Humboldt County jury convicted Devin Lee James Schmidt, 24, of arson of an inhabited dwelling, which is a serious and violent offense und...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Real Estate Fraud

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January 13, 2017

The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office recently received notification from the Humboldt Association of Realtors about a possible rental scam.  ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Blackmon Sentenced to Lengthy Prison Term

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December 16, 2016

On September 30, 2016, a Humboldt County jury found 42-year-old Sean Blackmon guilty of: kidnapping to commit robbery (2 counts), robbery (2 counts), assault w...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

Jury Convicts Barry Sanford of Multiple Counts of Child Sexual Abuse

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December 16, 2016

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on December 15, 2016, a Humboldt County jury convicted 70-year-old Eureka resident Barry John Sanford of three f...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Jury Convicts Blaine Martin of Possession of a Firearm by a Felon

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December 2, 2016

On December 1, 2016, a jury convicted 24-year-old Blaine Richard Martin of Trinidad of Possession of a Firearm by a Felon and Possession of Ammunition, charges s...

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Posted on: November 16, 2016

DA Perspective on Potential Threat to Public Safety at Fortuna High

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney NEW RELEASE November 16, 2016 This press release provides current information from the Humboldt County District Attorney’s perspective on the potential threat to public safety at Fortuna ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

Thomas Lusk Pleads Guilty to Two Violent Sexual Offenses

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney NEW RELEASE November 1, 2016 Thirty-five-year-old Thomas Leonard Lusk, II, pled guilty today to two violent sex offenses: assault with intent to commit rape or forced oral copulation of o...

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Posted on: October 17, 2016

Jury Finds Destry Girard Guilty of Five Counts Including Felony Resisting an Officer

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney NEW RELEASE October 17, 2016 Today a Humboldt County jury found 43-year-old Destry Beargrease Girard guilty of felony Resisting an Officer and four misdemeanors: Driving Under the Influen...

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Posted on: October 3, 2016

JURY FINDS 42-YEAR-OLD SEAN BLACKMON GUILTY

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Office of the District Attorney - Maggie Fleming, District Attorney NEWS RELEASE October 3, 2016 Today District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on Friday, September 30, 2016, a jury found 42-year-old Sean Blackmon guilty of two counts of kidnapping...

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