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FORTUNA - Two wanted men are arrested after a vehicle pursuit ends near the Eel river.

Taken into custody was 35-year old Joseph Olivo and 29-year old Mario Nunez. Just before 10 yesterday morning, Olivo was observed by two officers in a parked car near Strong’s Creek Plaza. As law enforcement approached, Olivo fled in a vehicle towards Highway 101 leading authorities on a chase that...

BLUE LAKE - Residents describe it as beautiful, crazy, whimsical, and wonderful and some community grants are simply enhancing the City of Blue Lake. They are called the Blue Lake Rising Grants and this is its second year of giving money to encourage community creativity.

“I think that it’s really empowering for individuals to be able to apply for grant funding for creative projects,”...

MCKINLEYVILLE – The investigation is continuing into Monday night’s officer involved shooting in McKinleyville.

At this time, the Sheriff’s Office is telling us the male suspect, Michael Barrett, is in the Humboldt County Correctional Facility. He is there awaiting transportation to Ventura County where he has a felony warrant.

The female in the car, who was hurt in the hand, is...

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,...

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