If convicted, the officers will each serve mandatory minimum prison terms of 20 years, the prosecutor’s office said.
The Ring video obtained in a wrongful death lawsuit shows Myeni repeatedly apologizing to the occupants of a house he walked into.
Donors to the former elected Honolulu prosecutor have come under increased scrutiny as the U.S. Justice Department tries to build its case.
The mayor said he’s not interested in the kind of police reform activists have been demanding.
The decision will be up to Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Steve Alm, but his office has yet to review the case even though it happened in 2019.
Blangiardi’s first two nominees were an embarrassment for Honolulu residents whose police department is under intense inspection.
The city prosecutor is asking the public to be patient. But some feel body camera footage should be released right away.