Captain Sean Wilkin
Captain Wilkin is in command of the Humboldt County Detention Center and the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team (SRT). He also oversees the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Division, Grants Management, Background Investigations, Internal Affairs and Search and Rescue. Captain Wilkin is an F.B.I. Certified Firearms Instructor and serves as a Firearms and Use-of-Force Instructor for the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.
Captain Wilkin is a graduate from Great Basin College and received Honors of Magna Cum Laude, Phi Theta Kappa and the President’s Award for Academic Excellence. In addition to his Basic Post Certificate, Captain Wilkin also holds Intermediate and Advanced POST Certificates for the state of Nevada and he is a member of the Nevada Sheriff’s and Chief’s Association.