Custody Services Division

Inmates inside the Humboldt County Correctional Facility

  1. About Us
  2. Our Mission
  3. Responsibilities
  4. Monitoring

The Custody Services Division is the largest division in the Sheriff's Office with 119 full time employees, including 104 Correctional Officers. The Custody Services Bureau’s primary function is the care and custody of sentenced and non-sentenced inmates incarcerated in the Humboldt County Correctional Facility (HCCF). Located in downtown Eureka adjacent to the County Courthouse, the HCCF spans approximately 155,000 square feet on 6 floors and has a board rated capacity of 417 beds. The facility’s kitchen serves over 40,000 meals per year and the commercial size laundry operates 24 hours per day. The county contracts with the California Forensic Medical Group (CFMG) for 24 hour onsite medical and dental care. The facility contains a short-term care medical housing unit. Mental Health and substance abuse treatment services are provided through the Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services.

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