Humboldt County Drug Task Force Releases 2019 Crime Statistics

Humboldt County, Ca. (KIEM) – The Humboldt County Drug Task Force releases statistics on their team’s work in 2019.

In the last year, agents with HCDTF seized 51 pounds of methamphetamine with an estimated street value of almost $940,000. 37 pounds of heroin were seized with an estimated value of over $1,000,000. Also, 285 grams of cocaine have been taken off the streets estimated to be worth more than $28,000.

Drug task force agents have also seized 42 illegally possessed firearms, various amounts of prescription drugs and other illegally possessed narcotics.

Anyone with information relating to illegal suspected narcotics possession or sales to contact the Humboldt County Drug Task Force or Sheriff’s Office tip line.