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Crimewave: The Devil's Making, The Buffalo Job, No Safe House

When The Devil’s Making by Seán Haldane (Stone Flower Press, 368 pp; $19.95) was nominated for the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel earlier this year, I knew nothing about the book, which was published in the spring of 2013. 762 more words


EPD’s crime statistics "magic number circus"

MOLA:42’s Guide to the Path of Least Resistance (or Fun With Statistics)

Once again it is Story Time (whee). And I promise my story does connect up with the Eureka Police Department’s recent distribution to the public of their crime statistics magic number circus (how, I’m not sure yet). 1,230 more words


Eureka don’t believe your lyin’ eyes! Nothin’ to see here. Police Chief says there’s no Crimewave

Guess what citizens of Eureka….you are all WRONG!

You believed that a quarter of cars and houses in your neighborhood being burglarized meant property crime was going up. 884 more words

City Council

Take the law into your own hands; not much choice with the great job Sheriff Downers Doin’

The Sheriff’s Department, by its own admission, got the initial call at 9:15 on Saturday morning that escaped inmate Ronald Sanchez Jr. was on someone’s property and it took the HCSO 2hrs and 45 minutes to respond. 424 more words


Crime Wave = More Taxes?

Public Safety is the reason being cited by the City of Eureka, The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors and the City of Fortuna for sales tax measures being placed on the November ballot. 166 more words

City Council

Open Letter to Chief Mills

Chief Mills,

We heard you interviewed on KINS news about attacking crime and complaining how difficult it is with limited staff, you reveal that you’re currently down 6 soon to be 7 and 3 more retiring so very soon down 10. 186 more words


Welcome to Andy Mill’s new improved Eureka

The Gang members who were assaulted with a deadly weapons all knew each other, so it’s all good. Nothing to do here folks, just forget about it. 260 more words

City Council