Communication from the D.A.

  1. Asst. DA Stacey Eads honored by Statewide Association of Prosecutors

    Humboldt County Assistant District Attorney and District-Attorney-Elect Stacey Eads received the 2022 Rural/Medium County Outstanding Prosecutor Award from the California District Attorneys Association (CDAA) at their fall conference. Read more on Asst. DA Stacey Eads honored...
  2. Ismael Lopez Jr. Sentencing

    District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced that on Tuesday, August 16th, Judge Neel sentenced 20-year-old Ismael Lopez Jr to serve 4 years in the Humboldt County Correctional Facility for violating the terms of his felony probation. Read more on Ismael Lopez...
  3. Mark Wright - Sentencing

    Yesterday, Humboldt County Judge Kaleb Cockrum sentenced 52-year-old Mark Jonathan Wright to 5 years in prison for multiple felonies committed over several years in Fortuna. Read more on Mark Wright - Sentencing...
  4. Markis Caprice Dewayne Shirley Sentenced

    On July 11, 2022, Judge Christopher Wilson sentenced Markis Caprice Dewayne Shirley to 25 years to life in prison, for first-degree residential burglary with person present as a third strike and other charges. Read on...
  5. Gearold Sotolongo Sentenced

    Today, June 17, 2022, Judge Lawrence Killoran sentenced Gearold Sotolongo (aka Roldo Pratt) to 16 years to life in prison, the maximum allowable sentence, for the murder of Roger Yale. Read more on Sotolongo...
  6. Tanner Pleads

    Today, jury selection in the matter of People v. Ryan Tanner (34) was interrupted when Tanner, through his attorneys Russell Clanton and Zack Curtis, sought to enter a guilty plea. Read on...
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