Public Safety

The City of Blue Lake is contracting with the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office for police services. They currently provide our city with 24 hour coverage.

Blue Lake has two assigned Deputies:  Andrea Sherrod and Seth Crosswhite.

Emergency- call 911.

For non-emergencies please contact Sheriff dispatch at 707-445-7251.

For more information about Humboldt County Sheriff's Office visit their website at

Need to know more about keeping Blue Lake Safe? Please see the below Public Safety Brochure. Hard copies are available at City Hall.

Public Safety Brochure Page 1

 Public Safety Commission Brochure Page 2

Public Safety Commission

The Public Safety Commission is made up of 5 members:

  • Kit Mann - term expires January 2017
  • Chris Woody - term expires January 2017
  • Dennis Whitcomb - term expires January 2017
  • Vacant - term expires January 2017
  • Jason Ramos - term expires January 2017

There are currently 1 vacancy for the Public Safety Commission. Please click on the Commission Application below, fill out and bring into City Hall to apply. 

The Next Regular Public Safety Commission meeting scheduled for Monday, November 7, 2016 at 6 p.m. has been cancelled due to lack of quorum. The Next meeting of the Public Safety Commission meeting will be rescheduled for Monday, November 14, 2016 at 6 p.m. Meetings are held at the Skinner Store located at 111 Greenwood Rd - behind City Hall. The packet will be available below no later than the Friday before the meeting.