Child Welfare

Humboldt County to Overhaul its Child Abuse Reporting System After Settlement with California Attorney General

The Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services and Sheriff’s Office must make immediate changes to the way that the county reports and investigates incidents of child abuse and neglect, according to the terms […]

Judge Richard Blake, Hoopa Tribe
Child Welfare

In Humboldt County, Hoopa Valley Tribal Court Leads Effort to Keep Kids in School

When the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School District in northern California asked Judge Richard Blake to speak at the graduation ceremony at Hoopa Valley High, the district’s high school, he accepted the invitation under one condition. […]