Allan Dollison served as a Senior Felony Prosecutor for 6 1/2 years in the Humboldt County District Attorney's office. He completed 14 Jury Trials and several bench trials. Allan prosecuted murder cases, rape cases, Sexually Violent Predator cases, home invasion Robbery cases, Drug cases and Assault cases. Several of his trials lasted over 2+ Months in length. Throughout his career Allan has done over 35 Jury trials, and countless "Bench
Allan has proven trial credentials, but he also has managerial and supervision experience honed by his quarter-century career in the US Military. He was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in 2012. He has recently been selected for the rare position of commanding a Battalion in the Army Reserve. He was also recently selected to complete a 2-Week Course in Washington DC on National Security.
The Humboldt County District Attorney's Office is in desperate need of leadership, organization, additional resources, and a hands-on approach, that includes mentoring young attorneys. Allan will deliver that leadership and mentoring as he has to every organization he has been involved in. Allan believes that we need to re-prioritze the specially funded, designated prosecutors (sometimes called Vertical Prosecutors who handle the case from charging to sentencing, that the current DA has let lapse. "We have a grant for a position for Auto Insurance fraud, but not for Child Abusers or Molesters. Those are priorities that are completely out of wack and I will fix them!
Allan is also heavily involved in his community, as he is the President of a Non-Profit that helps veterans assimilate into the community. He also holds positions in several other community veteran groups. His proudest service is with the Mad River Honor Guard, that performs memorials for fallen veterans of Humboldt County.
His wife, Martha Dollison is a familiar face in the community as a Team Supervisor at Staples in Eureka CA. His daughter Alicia attends the prestigious (Early College High School) at the Academy of the Redwoods, while his son Robert is an 8th grader at Zane Middle School.
Allan Dollison Candidate for
Humboldt County District Attorney