Sheriff's Office

Welcome to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office

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.

Now Hiring!

The Sheriff's Office is actively hiring for Lateral Deputy Sheriffs! Apply now!

What's New


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  1. Warrant Arrest - Case 201602348

    On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, at about 2:35 p.m. Humboldt County Deputy Sheriffs responded to a residence on the 2000 block of Peninsula Drive, Manila, CA. Deputies met with a 63 year old male. The victim stated his locked storage shed... Read on...
  2. Marijuana Arrests - Case 201603005

    On Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at 7:30 a.m. Members of the Humboldt County Drug Enforcement Unit, and County Code Enforcement served a search warrant on a residence in the 2100 block of Table Bluff Road, Loleta, CA... Read on...
  3. Swearing In Ceremony - June 20, 2016

    Sheriff Mike Downey is pleased to announce the swearing in of eight new Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office employees and eight promotions. The new employees and their positions are... Read on...
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