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Oahu Jail Guard Charged With Smuggling Drugs Into Jail Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Oahu Jail Guard Charged With Smuggling Drugs Into Jail

The charges were announced Thursday, a day after the corrections officer was searched at the Oahu Community Correctional Center.

Fake Cures To Phishing: The Pandemic Is A Boon For Scammers CDC

Fake Cures To Phishing: The Pandemic Is A Boon For Scammers

Government regulators say to watch out for rip-offs and to get ready for more as the crisis continues.

Lawsuit Filed By Guardian Of Child Abused By Military Parents Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Lawsuit Filed By Guardian Of Child Abused By Military Parents

Tripler Army Medical Center should have reported signs of abuse in another child who died earlier, lawsuit says.

DOJ Prosecutors: Kauai Councilman Led Meth Ring With Samoan Prison Gang Ku'u Kauanoe/Civil Beat

DOJ Prosecutors: Kauai Councilman Led Meth Ring With Samoan Prison Gang

Updated. Weapons violations were among the charges against Arthur Brun and 11 others. Brun pleaded not guilty Friday afternoon in Honolulu.

Contractor Pleads Guilty In Schofield Bribery Case U.S. Army

Contractor Pleads Guilty In Schofield Bribery Case

John Winslett admitted taking more than $700,000 in kickbacks.

Feds Step Up Enforcement Of Illegal Gambling In Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Feds Step Up Enforcement Of Illegal Gambling In Hawaii

Officials say asset forfeiture will be a key strategy in stopping and deterring the spread of illicit gambling houses.

PETA Wants Kauai Inmate To Eat Vegan Meals Cory Lum/Civil Beat

PETA Wants Kauai Inmate To Eat Vegan Meals

The animal rights group argues that the inmate, charged with destroying his boss’s home with a machete, also acted violently when he went fishing.

Justice Served? A Highly Unusual Hawaii Law Is Costing This Woman Her Home Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Justice Served? A Highly Unusual Hawaii Law Is Costing This Woman Her Home

Her son was one of five teenagers who robbed and shot a Pearl City man during a home invasion 19 years ago. Now the victim has wound up with her house as part of his restitution claim.

‘I Did Not Jump Off The Train’ Contributed by the Salazar family

‘I Did Not Jump Off The Train’

Recovering Amtrak passenger Aaron Salazar, who was found critically injured in a remote part of California, disputes Amtrak’s initial finding that he may have attempted suicide.

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