Tag Archives: Arcata crime

Murphy’s Sunny Brae robbery suspect arrested

Murphy’s Sunny Brae robbery suspect arrested

Mad River Union ARCATA/EUREKA – A Eureka man has been arrested in connection with the May 23 robbery at Murphy’s Sunny Brae Market. Harley Joe Adkins, 36, was arrested by the Eureka Police Dept. on June 9 on suspicion of robbery, plus charges related to a Jan. 31 burglary on Elk River Road in Eureka.

Arcata budget stable but stagnant as crime intensifies

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – The City Council held one of two budget study sessions last week, with the second one taking place Thursday, June 24 at 5:30 p.m. That meeting will also include a council decision on whether to appoint a replacement councilmember for outgoing Mayor Sofia Pereira, who recently resigned,

Manila juvenile arrested on suspicion of murder, attempted murder

Mad River Union ARCATA/MANILA – Arcata Police arrested a 16-year-old Manila boy on suspicion of murder and attempted murder Monday, May 27 in connection to a shooting that took place the night before in Arcata. Police converged on the family’s home in Manila Monday evening and searched it for several hours. The shooting left one

Downtown Arcata businesses mull use of private security force

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Downtown businesspeople heard a proposal last week to hire private security to help protect them. The idea was proposed by Aaron Ostrom of Pacific Outfitters during a monthly business meeting organized by Arcata Main Street. Previous meetings have discussed ways to promote Arcata business, organize business watch

Arcata Police Log: Stoners entranced by prancing pavement plasma

• Wednesday, April 11 2:02 p.m. A woman attempting to enter her Ninth Street business was unable to do so because of the mandatory beardo-weirdo projecting discomfort in some nearby bushes. He had a blanket over his head and motioned with his arms at her, at one point mimicking her movements. 11:21 p.m. The world