The latest death happened Monday evening in a crowded quarantine cell at OCCC.
Gov. David Ige insists the abrupt departures of Bruce Anderson and Nolan Espinda were voluntary.
Any infections at a halfway house or treatment program that might be related to a released inmate need to be revealed, a House committee urged.
City Council Chair Ikaika Anderson says “the process sucks,” referring to how this major public-private partnership award is made.
The attorney general told state lawmakers they cannot repeat what was told to them in a private briefing with public officials.
United Public Workers, HGEA say the state is not doing enough to get COVID-19 under control at the Oahu Community Correctional Center.
State officials say it’s tough to find safe places for ex-inmates to spend their 14-day post-release isolation.
The whistleblower sergeant says she tried to stop the release, but was unable to prevent it.