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  1. Fentanyl discovered during Hoopa traffic stop

    On May 14, 2022, at about 1:31 a.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol in the Hoopa area conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Pine Creek Road and Loop Road. The Hoopa Valley Tribal Police Department responded to assist. Read on...
  2. Two arrested following McKinleyville traffic stop

    On May 14, 2022, at about 8:52 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol in the McKinleyville area conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle code violation. The vehicle yielded to deputies on the 1100 block of Murray Road. Read on...
  3. Wanted felon arrested in possession of fentanyl

    On May 11, 2022, at about 2:06 p.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol in the Myrtletown area, in the county’s jurisdiction of Eureka, conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven by a known wanted felony warrant suspect. Read on...
  4. One arrested following McKinleyville burglary, assault

    On May 10, 2022, at about 11:47 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence on the 1700 block of Sigma Road in McKinleyville for the report of a burglary. Read on...
  5. Arcata vehicle theft suspect arrested in Eureka

    On May 7, 2022, at about 3:04 p.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy was on patrol in the area of O’Neil Lane, in the county’s jurisdiction of Eureka, after receiving multiple reports of a suspicious individual attempting to gain access to residences Read on...
  6. Deputies assist lost hiker near Lamphere Dunes

    On May 3, 2022, at about 9 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Mad River Beach/Lamphere Dunes area near Arcata for the report of a lost hiker. Read on...
  7. Possession of a controlled substance for sales arrest

    On May 1, 2022, at about 8:06 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies on patrol in the area of Hodgson and S Streets in Eureka observed a man walking in and out of traffic, constituting a traffic hazard. Read on...
  8. HCSO to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday

    This Saturday, April 30, 2022, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office will join countless other law enforcement agencies across the nation for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. Read on...
  9. Correctional deputy injured in jail assault

    A correctional deputy was injured Wednesday during an assault inside the Humboldt County Correctional Facility. Read on...
  10. Marijuana Enforcement Team Operation in Southern Humboldt

    On April 27, 2022, deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team (MET) served two search warrants to investigate illegal cannabis cultivation in the Southern Humboldt area. Read on...
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