HPD officials say Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders have higher arrest rates and the use of force is not out of line.
HPD has refused to hand over information that is routinely shared in other cities.
Honolulu officials say there’s no reason to believe that Manny Valbuena, the former acting director of budget and fiscal services, was involved in the hiring of his daughter.
The new chief of staff has previously worked for city and state government agencies.
HPD has yet to release any of its findings about the day two of its officers were killed.
HPD ticketed the federal official for being in a closed park in violation of the mayor’s order.
Questions about testing and contact tracing in Hawaii were left unanswered.
Team sports will continue to be prohibited, and bars will stay closed.