The Records Division is located at our Main Station in Eureka. You can reach the Records Division at 707-445-7251 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1.
The Records Division, under the direction of the Records Supervisor, is the county repository for criminal records, including criminal offender registrations. Records personnel process Deputy reports, maintain the automated Want/Warrant system, and interface with the State Department of Justice to provide to the public with Live Scan fingerprinting services. The Records Division also processes business licenses and Concealed Carry Permit.
The Humboldt County Sheriff's Office has an established process for requesting copies of cases and other information gathered during a law enforcement investigation entitled to specific individuals as defined in California Government Code § 6254(f): the victims of an incident, or an authorized representative thereof, an insurance carrier against which a claim has been or might be made, and any person suffering bodily injury or property damage or loss as a result of the below listed crimes. Additionally, autopsy and toxicology reports may be requested by any member of the public utilizing this records request process.
If you meet the above criteria, please use our online Records Request Form or download the PDF version of this form and return to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Main Station or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Following completion of this form, your request will be processed by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Records Division within 7 to 10 business days. You will be notified when records are available for pick up. All fees are due at the time of pick up.
Notice of Fees
Please be advised that there may be a fee associated with the production of records. Fees must be paid upon receipt of records, in person or via mail, cash or check only.
The following reports and associated fees are available to release to crime victims, a victim's authorized representative, and/or an insurance carrier:
2021 Fees for Law
The following reports and associated fees are available to release to all members of the public upon request:
2021 Fees for Coroner Records
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