Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office press release:


On June 3, 2018, at about 2:30 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Fourth Street entrance of the Humboldt County Courthouse for the report of a female subject causing a disturbance.

Upon arrival, the deputy found 28-year-old Sara Elizabeth Ford vandalizing newspaper dispensers outside of the building. Observing Ford to be intoxicated, the deputy attempted to place her under arrest. Ford then assaulted the deputy with a glass object. Ford continued to struggle with deputies as she was taken into custody.

Ford was booked into the Humboldt County Correctional Facility on the following charges: resisting arrest, assault on a peace officer, disorderly conduct under the influence of alcohol and violation of probation.