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Honolulu Police Corruption

Conspiracy Charge Dismissed Against Katherine Kealoha Victim Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Conspiracy Charge Dismissed Against Katherine Kealoha Victim

Ransen Taito admitted to lying to federal investigators after Kealoha told him his mom would go to prison if he didn’t cover for her.

Two Former HPD Officers Sentenced To Prison For Carrying Out Kealoha Conspiracy Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Two Former HPD Officers Sentenced To Prison For Carrying Out Kealoha Conspiracy

Derek Hahn and Minh-Hung “Bobby” Nguyen were key players in the attempted framing of Katherine Kealoha’s uncle, Gerard Puana.

Former HPD Police Chief And Prosecutor Wife Sentenced To Prison Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Former HPD Police Chief And Prosecutor Wife Sentenced To Prison

Katherine Kealoha and her husband, retired Honolulu police chief Louis Kealoha, are at the center of a years long investigation into public corruption.

Read Katherine Kealoha’s Sentencing Letter Asking For Leniency Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Read Katherine Kealoha’s Sentencing Letter Asking For Leniency

The former deputy prosecutor, who’s guilty of a series of federal crimes, blamed her drug addiction for clouding her judgment.

Honolulu Police Arrest Miske Witness On Gun And Drug Charges Hawaii News Now

Honolulu Police Arrest Miske Witness On Gun And Drug Charges

Lindsey Kinney says the alleged crime boss tried to kill him after he refused to carry out a hit against Jonathan Fraser.

Malicious Prosecution Lawsuit Will Cost Taxpayers $1.4 Million In Settlement Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Malicious Prosecution Lawsuit Will Cost Taxpayers $1.4 Million In Settlement

Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro and his former deputy, Katherine Kealoha, are central to the allegations.

Honolulu Settles Malicious Prosecution Case Involving Kaneshiro, Kealoha Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Settles Malicious Prosecution Case Involving Kaneshiro, Kealoha

The case involves the botched prosecution of several people suspected of running illegal game rooms.

Caldwell Files To Officially Replace Corporation Counsel Under Investigation Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell Files To Officially Replace Corporation Counsel Under Investigation

Donna Leong submitted her resignation over a month ago, but the city never shared the news.

Caldwell: Top City Official Who’s Subject Of An FBI Investigation Will Remain On The Job Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Caldwell: Top City Official Who’s Subject Of An FBI Investigation Will Remain On The Job

The mayor said Managing Director Roy Amemiya is needed now “more than ever.”

Honolulu Police Corruption