Jul 25, 2017

Special membership meeting called by Fortuna Fire in response to "media attack"?

"The Fortuna Fire administrative Secretary sent out a department wide text message this morning calling for a special membership meeting to show support for their embattled fire chief for the negative he is getting"

Stop sign on Third and I vandalized and burned; no one calls EPD, Fire or City for hours?

On my way to courthouse right now, noticed this sign on Third and I, vandalized and burned.

I took photos and called EPD right away. They had not received any report. Was going to call the City but the nice dispatcher offered to take care of it.

Jul 24, 2017

Why is California so expensive? This article scratches the surface but ignores the real reasons



Carjacking suspect who allegedly held a woman at gunpoint sought by HCSO

On 07-24-17 at about 0755 hrs a woman from out of state was parked along the Avenue of the Giants near the Immortal Tree.  She was approached by a bald White Male Adult who pulled her out of the vehicle at gunpoint. 

Felony charges filed against Eel River Valley Dental's Michael Eshghipour

District Attorney Maggie Fleming announced today that her office has filed felony charges against Mazair Eshghipour, also known as Michael Eshghipour, related to Eel River Valley Dental, the dentistry practice he purchased and operated in Fortuna between 2014 and 2016.

Facebook worker living in garage few miles from Zuckerberg's Palo Alto house asks if his boss will visit him as a part his "hopes and challenges" U.S. tour

(Photo credit-The Guardian)


"As the Facebook CEO travels across the US to ‘learn about people’s hopes and challenges’, the cafeteria workers at his company struggle to make ends meet."


James Boatsman booked for alleged possession and transportation of heroin and alleged possession of a loaded firearm

The Humboldt County Drug Task Force in conjunction with Eureka Police Department's Problem Oriented Policing Unit secured a Humboldt County Superior Court search warrant for 23 year old James Boatsman, his vehicle and his residence.

HCSO asks for your help in locating suspects in Elk Ridge Road grand theft

On 6-24-17 the Sheriff's Office investigated a Grand Theft that occurred on Elk Ridge Road near the town of Briceland.  

Body attachment issued for Carolyn Snow, key witness in Jesus Garcia homicide who is MIA

On July 17, Carolyn Snow, a key witness in the Jesus Garcia homicide case did not show up to be ordered back on the new dates, and did not respond to the People's attempts to contact her.

Scott Joseph Crane back in court for possession of meth after being released on OR

Scott Joseph Crane is scheduled for arraignment for a 2017 court case this morning, in early resolution court; Courtroom  Eight at 8:30 a.m. This complaint was filed July 11, 2017 for possession of meth; a misdemeanor.

Like last time, he was released on OR on 7/12 from custody.