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Will Espero

Prison Builders: Hawaii’s Billion Dollar Problem

Prison Builders: Hawaii’s Billion Dollar Problem

Overcrowding and aging facilities have the state looking at an expensive overhaul of its prison system.
Can Misconduct Bill ‘Validate’ Public Trust in Hawaii Police?

Can Misconduct Bill ‘Validate’ Public Trust in Hawaii Police?

A Senate measure that would require more information about bad cops to be made public passes Senate committee.
Hawaii Lawmaker Wants New Statewide Agency To Monitor Police

Hawaii Lawmaker Wants New Statewide Agency To Monitor Police

The bill would create an oversight board that could revoke a police officer's license for misconduct.

Will Espero’s Hawaii Senate District 19 Survey

Read Espero's answers to six questions.
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