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 hiring! Animal Control and Facilities Manager, Animal Shelter and Care Attendant I, and Correctional Deputy I's.  Click here to apply!

We are continually hiring for Lateral Deputy Sheriffs and Correctional Deputy II's.  Apply today!

What's New


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  1. Animal Shelter Open House 2016

    The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office cordially invites you to attend the 12th Annual Humboldt County Animal Shelter Open House! Come and join us for an afternoon of fun and help support the animals on Saturday... Read on...
  2. Vehicle Pursuit Arrest - Case 201606021

    On Monday, December 5, 2016 at approximately 5:10 p.m. a Humboldt County Deputy Sheriff observed a black Ford pickup truck stopped at the intersection of Simpson Rd and Lincoln Ave in Fairhaven... Read on...
  3. Drug Task Force Traffic Stop

    On 12-05-16 at about 1545 hours a Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputy conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at the intersection of Herrick Avenue and Elk River Road in Eureka... Read on...
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