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EUREKA- A 14-year-old Arcata male is dead following a homicide this morning in Eureka.

“We have gone door to door and interviewed the neighbors and people that are still home,” said Captain Brian Stephens with the Eureka Police Department. “This is a working community so a lot of people had already left for work. So we are currently investigating a homicide at this point.  Obviously you...

EUREKA- Two men accused of murder waived their rights to a preliminary hearing in court on Wednesday.

Jason Arreaga of Lake County is accused of shooting and killing two in Fieldbrook last September. He is charged with two counts of murder, each with special allegations of using a firearm resulting in death. He will appear in court again January 5th.

Jason Armstrong of...

HOOPA- Two Hoopa Valley Tribal Police officers sustained minor injuries this week after a vehicle pursuit turned into a collision.

Around 7:30 Monday night Tribal Police received reports of shots fired from a vehicle at their dispatch center. Two police vehicles began pursuing a possible suspect on State Route 96. While making a u-turn near Hostler Field Housing, one police vehicle...

SWAIN'S FLAT- Two people are in the hospital after a shooting in Eastern Humboldt.

The shooting occurred on Church Lane in Swain’s Flat, a small community located on State Route 36 east of Carlotta.  As the investigation continues, authorities do not have a motive for the shooting at this time.

At around 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office responded to...

A Eureka High School student shot by a BB gun has changed his story and will be charged for giving a false police report.

The student told school staff and police on Tuesday that he was walking in the green belt area next to the 1600 block of L Street during lunch when he was shot with a BB gun. The boy said that he could not provide a description of the suspect. On Wednesday morning,...

From CHP:
On Wednesday at approximately 2:14 PM, California Department of Transportation maintenance crews were working in the area of SR-299 near milepost 35 in Humboldt county.  Crew members found what appeared to be a black tube with caps on each end, wrapped in black tape.  The crew notified the California Highway Patrol, and an officer and sergeant responded to the scene. Based on...

EUREKA- The Eureka City Council has provided city staff direction moving forward to address the homelessness issue in Eureka.

City and county officials addressed the Eureka Council at a special meeting on Tuesday regarding possible temporary and permanent housing solutions for homeless and transient people in the city.  Later, at the council meeting, members passed a motion providing an...

EUREKA- The Eureka Police Department and Humboldt Bay Fire teamed up to brighten the holidays for local children.

The two departments are selling raffle tickets and the winner will receive a cornhole set.  The fundraiser is for the first ever Shop With a Cop and Firefighter event, which will be held on Saturday morning at Target.  Betty Chinn will gather kids to go shopping with police...

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