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Honolulu Confirms New Member Of Police Commission Honolulu Police Commission

Honolulu Confirms New Member Of Police Commission

Jeannine Souki replaces Shannon Alivado, who stepped down in October.

How Recruiting More Women Could Help Police Solve A ‘Staffing Crisis’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

How Recruiting More Women Could Help Police Solve A ‘Staffing Crisis’

Leaders say implementing policies, like paid maternity leave, could help bring more women to the force and improve policing overall.

This HPD Officer Quit In The Face Of Discipline. But The Story Didn’t End There

This HPD Officer Quit In The Face Of Discipline. But The Story Didn’t End There

Officer Mason Jordan left the force in 2021 as he was under investigation. He was later arrested on separate charges related to the sexual exploitation of children.

Why This HPD Sergeant Let A Combative Driver Walk Home Rather Than Get Into A Fight Kevin Fujii/Civil Beat/2023

Why This HPD Sergeant Let A Combative Driver Walk Home Rather Than Get Into A Fight

Newly released disciplinary reports show the sergeant was trying to protect his officers from a potentially violent confrontation with a suspect.

Cops Want Guns Off The Streets. But Are Buyback Programs The Way? Ludwig Laab/Civil Beat/2021

Cops Want Guns Off The Streets. But Are Buyback Programs The Way?

A gun buyback is coming to Honolulu for the first time in decades as hundreds of gun owners have new licenses to carry.

Arrests Of 4 Police Officers On Domestic Violence Charges Raise Concern David Croxford/Civil Beat/2023

Arrests Of 4 Police Officers On Domestic Violence Charges Raise Concern

Honolulu Police Chief Joe Logan called it an "anomaly" that four officers were arrested in a two-week period.

Honolulu Police Chief Had A Good 1st Year But There’s ‘Room To Grow,’ Eval Says Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Honolulu Police Chief Had A Good 1st Year But There’s ‘Room To Grow,’ Eval Says

The police commission largely praised Chief Joe Logan's job performance but said he can do better with communications.

Landlords Hosting Illegal Game Rooms Could Face Fines Of $1,000 Per Day David Croxford/Civil Beat/2023

Landlords Hosting Illegal Game Rooms Could Face Fines Of $1,000 Per Day

Draft Honolulu City Council legislation would raise the stakes for landlords who allow illegal gambling in their units.

Latest Lawsuit In Makaha Police Pursuit Case Accuses City Officials Of Stalling Hawaii News Now/2021

Latest Lawsuit In Makaha Police Pursuit Case Accuses City Officials Of Stalling

The four Honolulu police officers face felony criminal trial in December.

Honolulu Crime: Why Some Misdemeanor Cases Are Closed Without Review Kevin Fujii/Civil Beat/2023

Honolulu Crime: Why Some Misdemeanor Cases Are Closed Without Review

A new policy in the Honolulu Prosecutor's Office means some allegations will languish if the complainant doesn't call to follow up.