Saturday, June 30, 2018

(Listen) Heckled Cop Admits Saying 'Go Back to the Reservation': Humboldt Reacts; Other Top Stories

Refresh yourself or catch up on local news with Humboldt Last Week. It begins with quick summaries and often finishes with an interview or longer story. Available where you get podcasts and downloadable for later listening.

Episode 88 partners: Bongo Boy Studio - Humboldt Clothing Co. - Cafe Nooner
  • Heckled Cop Admits Saying 'Go Back to the Reservation': Humboldt Reacts (4:57)
The Eureka Police Department is investigating an officer who admitted on camera to telling a Native American man working on his car along the waterfront to “go back to the reservation.” In the footage the man can be heard responding with some insults of his own. The ‘Department has a zero-tolerance policy for racially insensitive comments. As the incident garners widespread attention, reactions and analysis are shared while body cam footage could eventually reveal more. Video below.
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  • Ferndale’s Famous Owls Dying, Testing Might Reveal Why
  • County Fighting Lawsuit Alleging 2017 Cannabis Tax Missteps
  • Serial Upskirter Pleads Guilty
  • SoHum Man Responds Extremely Poorly to Rejection, Allegedly
  • Guy Fieri Joins Robert De Niro and Others Getting 2019 Hollywood Stars
  • Coroner: Elderly Arcata Man Dies After Dog Attack, Dog Euthanized
  • Lonely Planet Visits Humboldt Redwoods
  • Old Town Getting New Murals
  • Other Top Stories
Humboldt Last Week also includes additional crime updates, some attempts at humor, new music picks, Facebook giveaways, and more top stories. You can also listen and connect at humboldtlastweek.com.


Body cam photo by Ryan Johnson, Wikipedia Commons



Note: Video and podcast contains explicit language