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Fortuna City Information
Fortuna is a city the northeast shore of the Eel River, Humboldt County, California, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, Fortuna has a population of approximately 11,926 people and a total area of 4.845 square miles.
The City of Fortuna is a Council / Manager form of government. The city council sets policy and gives direction on matters that affect the day to day operations of the city. On the other side, the city manager is responsible for implementing Council policies, directing City staff, and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the City.
The city council is made up of five members elected from the city at large and serve four year staggering terms. The City Council appoints a Mayor and a Mayor Pro Tem from its members to serve a term of two years. Councilmembers include Mayor Sue Long, Mayor Pro Tem Tami Trent, Council Member Doug Strehl, Council Member Tiara Brown and Council Member Dean Glaser.
The City Council holds its meeting on the first and second Monday of every month from 6:00pm at the council chambers, 621 11th St. Fortuna, CA 95540. Agendas and minutes discussed in the meetings can be accessed through
The overall crime rate in Fortuna, CA is 68% higher than other cities in California and 79% higher compared to the national average. Looking at crimes involving violence, the city has a crime rate that is 29% lower than California’s and 19% lower than the national average. When comparing crimes involving property, the city’s crime rate is 84% higher than California’s and 93% higher than the overall national average.
The Fortuna Police Department is responsible for providing security services to the city 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The department has a workforce of 23 full-time employees and many volunteers. William Dobberstein is the current Chief of Police. For more information on the police department, visit
Warrants and Bail
Warrants can be accessed by visiting
on the website the police also has useful information on crimes that have occurred in the city. When an offender is arrested in the city, there are three main ways to post for bail; these include Bail bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1276, Cash bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1269 and Property bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1276.5.
Fortuna Police Station Address: 621 11th St, Fortuna, CA 95540, USA
Fortuna Union High School Placed on Lock-Down - On Monday morning, May 13, 2019 Fortuna Police Department received phone calls from parents of Fortuna High School students reporting a concerning message circulating on a social media app., SnapChat. https://t.co/6aKMugoJ0o
Fortuna Police Asking For Assistance In Locating Child - On May 2, 2019 the Father of Aurora Rose Logan (age 3) contacted the Fortuna Police Department and reported his child was the victim of a parental abduction committed by the child’s Mother,... https://t.co/LRBTpE5riW
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“Good afternoon, my name is Jessica. I brought my sister in last week because she wanted to bring you a Thank you cake and... https://t.co/KZFjlk9CNd
Today, officers, met up with Bradley Remington (age 26 of Arcata, CA). Remington was driving a vehicle with expired registration. During the course of the investigation, officers discovered that Remington was... https://t.co/z3AOcgtSpP
Fortuna Detectives Recover Property Stolen from CalTrans - On Wednesday April 10th Fortuna Police Detectives recovered several thousand dollars’ worth of stolen property along with a stolen motorcycle while conducting a... https://t.co/9o8MmH2Ubp