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HPD Corruption Case: Who Is Alison Lee Wong? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HPD Corruption Case: Who Is Alison Lee Wong?

The feds say Honolulu prosecutor Katherine Kealoha used the alias of “Alison Lee Wong” to help carry out alleged crimes.

Covert Honolulu Police Unit Has Long History Of Troubles Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Covert Honolulu Police Unit Has Long History Of Troubles

The CIU is again under scrutiny, with five officers recently arrested as part of a federal investigation into police corruption.

How Far Will The Honolulu Police Corruption Investigation Spread? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Far Will The Honolulu Police Corruption Investigation Spread?

The U.S. Attorney’s Office will continue its grand jury investigation into corruption and abuse of power.

Former Honolulu Police Chief And Prosecutor Wife Arrested Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Former Honolulu Police Chief And Prosecutor Wife Arrested

UPDATED: Louis and Katherine Kealoha, the center of a years-long investigation by the U.S. Justice Department, pleaded not guilty to 20 counts of abuse of power and public corruption.

No Criminal Indictment Yet In Federal Police Corruption Probe Cory Lum/Civil Beat

No Criminal Indictment Yet In Federal Police Corruption Probe

An attorney for the former Honolulu police chief and his prosecutor wife say the couple are prepared to be arrested by the FBI.

FBI Reveals New Details About The Alleged Honolulu Police Conspiracy Cory Lum/Civil Beat

FBI Reveals New Details About The Alleged Honolulu Police Conspiracy

A police lieutenant is the latest arrest in the unfolding story of alleged corruption in the Honolulu Police Department.

Third HPD Officer Arrested As Part Of Corruption Investigation Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Third HPD Officer Arrested As Part Of Corruption Investigation

Derek Hahn, a lieutenant in the Criminal Intelligence Division, was arrested by the FBI on Wednesday.

Questions Surface Over Integrity Of HPD Chief Candidate Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Questions Surface Over Integrity Of HPD Chief Candidate

A well-known former Hawaii judge is raising a red flag about Honolulu police chief finalist Tommy Aiu. But no one will talk about what’s behind it.

Two Honolulu Cops Face Felony Charges In Corruption Case Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Two Honolulu Cops Face Felony Charges In Corruption Case

UPDATED: Both men made initial court appearances Monday after being charged in the two-year-long Justice Department investigation.

FBI Arrests Two Allegedly Tied To Honolulu Police Corruption Probe Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

FBI Arrests Two Allegedly Tied To Honolulu Police Corruption Probe

More details are expected to be revealed once the men are arraigned on Monday.

Honolulu Police Commission Picks Seven Finalists For Chief Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Honolulu Police Commission Picks Seven Finalists For Chief

UPDATED: Four of the seven are current or former HPD officers, and only two are from outside Hawaii. There is one female finalist.

Outspoken Honolulu Police Commissioners Just Got More Power Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Outspoken Honolulu Police Commissioners Just Got More Power

Loretta Sheehan and Steven Levinson have often been shut down by their colleagues, but a recent resignation changes the math.