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Officials say asset forfeiture will be a key strategy in stopping and deterring the spread of illicit gambling houses.
Katherine Kealoha had been awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars by a civil jury. But her uncle and grandmother are hoping to get that back.
A new “Smart Justice” report argues the public would be safer if people got help instead of punishment.
Three years after news reports first surfaced questioning a lack of training, the state Department of Public Safety finally releases records confirming the lapse.
Mike Town, who retired in 2010, was appointed by Senate President Ron Kouchi.
Reforming Hawaii’s aging and overcrowded prisons was a notable accomplishment of the 2019 Legislature. So what’s happened?
The board went into a closed-door session to talk about how open to be with its reports.
Public Safety Director Nolan Espinda also says the final report on the Maui jail riot isn’t quite finished yet.
The city of Honolulu bought the building as a new home for the Sand Island Treatment Center.
The board voted to ask the Legislature for more time, money and staff, a request lawmakers have already turned down.
Under the city charter, Peter Carlisle has been out of the prosecutor’s office too long to qualify for the ballot.