Sheriff's Office Newsroom

  1. Marijuana eradication near Pilot Ridge

    On July 16, 2018, deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) served one search warrant in the area of Pilot Ridge near Holm Creek as a result of citizen complaints about illegal cultivation of marijuana. Read on about the search warrant
  2. Vehicle theft arrest

    On July 14, 2018, at about 12:22 a.m., a Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol in the Blue Lake area observed a vehicle, reported stolen out of Eureka on July 10, traveling west on Highway 299. Read on about the vehicle theft arrest
  3. DEU finds extensive environmental destruction during search warrant operations

    On July 10, 2018, deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) served three search warrants to investigate the illegal cultivation of marijuana Read on about the environmental damage
  4. 13K+ plants eradicated during DEU search warrants

    On July 9, 2018, deputies with the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) and wardens with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) served three search warrants Read on about the marijuana eradication
  5. Suspicious item in Cutten

    On July 5, 2018, at about 8 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received a report of a suspicious item in the gravel median at the intersection of Campton and Walnut Roads in Cutten. Read on about the suspicious item
  6. Sheriff launches anti-opioid campaign

    The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and RX Safe Humboldt are teaming up to protect the next generation from a lifetime of addiction. Read on about the anti-opioid campaign
  7. Four arrested following attempted robbery

    On July 3, 2018 at about 3:30 a.m. Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a residence on the 2300 block of Sprowel Creek Road in the Garberville area for the report of an attempted armed robbery. Read on about the attempted robbery
  8. Assault with a deadly weapon

    On July 3, 2018, at about 9 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 5000 block of Valley West Blvd. in Arcata for an assault that had occurred in the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office jurisdiction. Read on about the assault near Arcata
  9. Body identified as missing Eugene man

    The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office has identified the body of a man found on February 24, 2018 on Centerville Beach as that of 37-year-old Jeremy Dimitri Vlahos of Eugene, Oregon. Read on about the missing person case
  10. Correctional Deputy Saves Choking Inmate

    A Humboldt County Correctional Deputy is credited for saving an inmate’s life on Monday. Read on about the lifesaving incident
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