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Kealohas’ Bank Fraud Trial Moved To June Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kealohas’ Bank Fraud Trial Moved To June

A federal magistrate granted a request to postpone the trial because an undisclosed medical condition would hamper Katherine Kealoha’s ability to participate in her defense.

Kealohas’ Bank Fraud Trial Delayed Until 2019 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Kealohas’ Bank Fraud Trial Delayed Until 2019

The federal magistrate scolded the prosecutor for claiming Katherine Kealoha had a history of “feigning serious illness.”

Gun Crimes Are Rising In Hawaii, But Still Below Historic Levels Marina Riker/Civil Beat

Gun Crimes Are Rising In Hawaii, But Still Below Historic Levels

Violent crimes involving firearms have risen 24 percent in the last four years. Many of the guns, prosecutors say, were stolen.

 

Magistrate To Rule On Katherine Kealoha’s Request For A Trial Delay Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Magistrate To Rule On Katherine Kealoha’s Request For A Trial Delay

Federal prosecutors claim the former deputy city prosecutor is faking an illness.

HPD Body Cam Video Shows Fatal Shooting At State Capitol

HPD Body Cam Video Shows Fatal Shooting At State Capitol

The video was shot with new body-mounted cameras recently put into service by the Honolulu Police Department.

Man Shot By HPD Told Several Times to Drop His Knife, Police Recording Reveals Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Man Shot By HPD Told Several Times to Drop His Knife, Police Recording Reveals

No video images were captured of the shooting  because an HPD officer accidentally covered the lens of the camera in the pistol grip of his stun gun.

Experts: Lack Of Mental Health Treatment Among The Culprits In Police Shootings Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Experts: Lack Of Mental Health Treatment Among The Culprits In Police Shootings

Six armed suspects have been shot and killed by Honolulu police in recent weeks. Four appear to have suffered from mental health problems.

Hawaii’s Bail System Keeps Poor People In Jail Longer — So Where’s The Fix? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s Bail System Keeps Poor People In Jail Longer — So Where’s The Fix?

A state task force’s recommendations to the Legislature on pretrial procedures won’t contain any “big surprises,” despite calls for reform.

HPD Officer Fatally Shoots Machete-Wielding Man Cory Lum/Civil Beat

HPD Officer Fatally Shoots Machete-Wielding Man

It’s the sixth fatal officer-involved shooting on Oahu since June, but the first captured on a police body cam.