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Humboldt County has become the 47th county to join the ACTION project. This program allows county residents to obtain Owner Applied Numbers for farm and agricultural equipment. For more information, visit the ACTION project website.

List of public Jail system reports.

Station Locations
 Eureka Main Station
 McKinleyville Station
 Hoopa Station
 Garberville Station
Looking for a career with the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office? Check out our available positions 
Important Links
 Megan's Law
 ICE Most Wanted
Non-emergency numbers
Anonymous Tip Line:
    (707) 268-2539
Eureka: (707) 445-7251
Garberville: (707) 923-2761
McKinleyville: (707) 839-3857
Hoopa: (530) 625-4231
For emergencies, call 911

Frequently Asked Questions
 Records Division
 Fingerprinting (LiveScan) 
 Concealed Weapons Permit 
 Obtaining my criminal history 
 Do I have a warrant?
 Sex, Arson & Narcotic Registrants 
 Request for Records/Research

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Mission Statement
We, the members of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, are committed to providing competent, effective and responsive public safety services to the citizens of Humboldt County and visitors to our community, recognizing our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to all persons, holding ourselves to the highest of professional and ethical standards.
Sheriff Michael Downey Sheriff Michael Downey


Press Releases

4/17/2014 Sex Registration Compliance SweepHumboldt County
4/16/2014 Armed Robbery UpdateMcKinleyville
4/16/2014 Attempted Murder Suspect ArrestedWeott
4/15/2014 Armed RobberyMcKinleyville
4/15/2014 Large Heroin SeizureEureka

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