Robert Brown

Selling Sex In Honolulu: Tracking Arrests

Earlier Civil Beat reports failed to take into account one prostitution charge.
Selling Sex In Honolulu: In Nine Months, Police Dept. Arrests Just One Pimp

Selling Sex In Honolulu: In Nine Months, Police Dept. Arrests Just One Pimp

Local men arrested more often than tourists, promoting prostitution law rarely used, Civil Beat investigation finds.
Aila: FTA Required Phased-In Approach For Rail Civil Beat

Aila: FTA Required Phased-In Approach For Rail

DLNR chair says phased approach was only option for Honolulu.
Honolulu Personal Service Contracts Examined

Honolulu Personal Service Contracts Examined

Executive assistants hired on short-term basis bring home the bacon.
Trace Levels of Radiation Detected in Hawaii Milk

Trace Levels of Radiation Detected in Hawaii Milk

EPA finds radioactive Iodine-131 and Cesium in Hilo milk, but levels are hundreds of times below standard.
Abercrombie: Mayor Wright Hot Water Woes To Be Fixed Immediately

Abercrombie: Mayor Wright Hot Water Woes To Be Fixed Immediately

UPDATE Hawaii governor told residents to hold him accountable.
Should Hawaii Adopt Instant Runoff Voting?

Should Hawaii Adopt Instant Runoff Voting?

UPDATED Bill allows Hawaii voters to possibly elect a non-majority winner in non-primary elections despite instant runoffs.
What a Federal Shutdown Would Mean for Hawaii Flickr

What a Federal Shutdown Would Mean for Hawaii

What services would still operate — and which wouldn't.
Hawaii Gun Permits Reach Record High Flickr

Hawaii Gun Permits Reach Record High

Permits processed for personal firearms hit a new high in 2010, Attorney General says.