Category Archives: Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Selah Graham Lamb

Details:Sheriff Selah Graham LambHumboldt County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday, October 7, 1933Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: 35 yearsBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death:¬†GunfireDate of Incident:¬†Saturday, October 7, 1933Weapon Used: RifleSuspect Info: Committed suicide  Sheriff Lamb was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man who had threatened to kill his ex-wife. The woman and […]

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Deputy Sheriff John Holmes

Details:Deputy Sheriff John HolmesHumboldt County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Saturday August 27, 1910Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Saturday, August 27, 1910Weapon Used: RifleSuspect Info: Apprehended  Deputy Holmes was shot and killed while making his nightly rounds in National, Nevada. He encountered an intoxicated man terrorizing citizens with […]

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Deputy Sheriff William Larkin Stiles

Details:Deputy Sheriff William Larkin StilesHumboldt County Sheriff’s OfficeEnd of Watch: Sunday,¬†November 8, 1908Biographical Information:Age: UnknownTour of Duty: UnknownBadge Number: UnknownIncident Details:Cause of Death: GunfireDate of Incident: Sunday, November 8, 1908Weapon Used: Gun, unknown typeSuspect Info: Acquitted  Deputy Stiles was shot and killed while serving civil papers to a man on the man’s ranch 90 miles northwest […]

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