HPD has new rules about when officers can shoot at moving vehicles, use vascular neck restraints and deploy other uses of force.
With just a few weeks left in session, both the House and Senate plan to bail out Hawaii employers and pass some tax increases.
Honolulu is the only county in Hawaii that has yet to widen its COVID-19 vaccine eligibility pool to everyone 16 and older.
They killed bills to raise the state minimum wage and to help the unemployed.
Critics say the breakwater’s removal will allow large ocean swells to slam into the basin at the late heiress Doris Duke’s former mansion, making it dangerous and unusable.
The move aims to streamline HART, but some worry such severe cuts could hurt the struggling transit project in the long term.
The artists’ plight highlights the uneven way in which Honolulu has reopened.
The circumstances of her resignation are still unclear.
The police chased and shot at a vehicle holding teenagers and a 22-year-old, the police chief said.
Teamsters, ILWU and Local 5 leaders ask House Speaker Scott Saiki to schedule a floor vote by Wednesday.
The first round of applications has already closed. It’s unclear when the second round will launch.
Updated: The Hawaii governor also urged the public to follow health protocols as COVID-19 cases rise on Oahu and in Maui County.
The mayor wants to change the tier system to keep current restrictions the same.
Supporters say the bill will make it easier to prosecute domestic abusers, but critics including law enforcement say its definition is far too broad.
Requiring proof of a negative COVID-19 test for air travel will do very little to slow the spread of the virus, data shows.
Banning sunscreen ingredients means creating a greater risk of skin cancer.
Schools had to get creative to accommodate more in-person students while maintaining safety protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Four years ago, she was praised for righting a department in turmoil. Now, under fire from critics inside and outside the department, Ballard faces a new assessment from the Honolulu Police Commission.
New report from the Hawaii Data Collaborative lays out the challenges faced by the state’s data ecosystem and recommendations on how to move forward.