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08-16-18 Missing person: Ryan Hernandez

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Detective/ Sergeant Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 304 Report No. C18020162   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in locating 16-year-old Ryan Hernandez who was  reported missing on, (July 17). He was last […]

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08-16-18 Wanted person: Christopher Allen Wright

Hawaiʻi Police Department Ka‘ū Patrol Division, Area II Captain Miles Chong Phone: (808) 939-2520 Report No. C18021968 ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance with locating a 56-year-old man who is wanted on an outstanding bench warrant and for questioning in connection with a […]

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08-16-18 Woman arrested for Murder: Chasity Alcosiba

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Captain Chad Basque Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 263 Report No.C18022072   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release On (July 25, 2017), the Area II Criminal Investigations Section investigated the death of a 3-year-old who expired at North Hawaiʻi Community Hospital. An autopsy was […]

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08-15-18 Kona apartment complex bodies identified

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 230 Report No. C18021429       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have identified the male and female found dead at an apartment complex in Kailua-Kona, on Friday, (August 3), as 48-year-old Joy K. Mills-Ferren and 56-year-old Bradley A. Wood-Ferren. […]

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o8-14-18 Wanted person arrested and charged

Hawaiʻi Police Department                                                           Criminal Investigation Division                                                    Captain Ranmdall Medeiros Phone:(808)  961-2251 Report No. C18021345       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have charged a 28-year-old Puna woman with a variety of felony and misdemeanor offenses in connection with a domestic violence related incident that occurred in Glenwood Sunday morning, (August 12). […]

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08-14-18 Missing teen located: Carmen Nozaki

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II Juvenile Aid Section Detective Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 304 Report No. C18018187     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police have located missing 16-year old teen, Carmen Nozaki. She was located in Kailua-Kona this afternoon in good health.

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08-14-18 Wanted man located: Brennon Hollis

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II Juvenile Aid Section Detective Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 304 Report No. C18021985     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police arrested 20-year old Brennon Hollis when he turned himself in at the Kealakehe Police Station this morning. The custodial interference case that he was wanted for questioning in […]

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08-13-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of August 6, through August 12, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 21 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of […]

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08-13-18 “Cop on Top” fundraiser

Hawaiʻi Police Department Administrative Services Section Safety Coordinator, Sergeant Jason N. Grouns Phone: (808) 961-2269   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Once again, the Hawai‘i Police Department is proud to sponsor the annual “Cop on Top” fundraiser for Special Olympics Hawai‘i. This event will be held in East and West […]

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08-10-18 Hilo officers send get-well gift to injured Honolulu officer and K-9

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol Division Captain Gregory Esteban Phone:  (808)961-2214   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Media Release When Hawaiʻi Police Department officers learned that a Honolulu Police officer and his K-9 named Hunter were shot during a standoff on Oahu last month, they wanted to send them a get-well gift. Officers […]

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08-09-18 Wanted: Brennon Hollis

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II Juvenile Aid Section Detective Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 304 Report No. C18021985     ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 20-year old Brennon Hollis of Kailua-Kona who is wanted for questioning in a Custodial […]

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08-09-18 Missing teen: Carmen Nozaki

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II Juvenile Aid Section Detective Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 304 Report No. C18018187     ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 16-year-old Kona girl who was reported missing. Carmen Nozaki was last seen in Kailua-Kona on Friday, June […]

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08-08-18 Wanted person: Gilbert DeSa

Hawaiʻi Police Department Puna District, Area I Captain Kenneth A. K. Quiocho Phone:  808-965-2716 Report No. C18016684/C18016689PN   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Gilbert DeSa who is wanted on an outstanding warrant. He is described as 5-feet-8-inches, weighing about […]

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08-07-18 Missing person: Makana Deniz

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio S. Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 230 Report No. C18021623   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 18-year-old Makana Deniz who has been reported as missing. Deniz is described as […]

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08-06-18 Liquor violations in downtown Hilo

Hawaiʻi Police Department Community Policing Section Lieutenant Robert Fujitake Phone: (808) 961-2350 Report No. C18021626   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Police have arrested and charged two individuals for liquor violations in Downtown Hilo. Today, at 10:40 a.m., Jeremy Hall, 42-years-old and Henry Hillis, 67-years-old, both of no permanent addresses, […]

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08-06-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of July 30, through August 5, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 16 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Six of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of […]

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08-03-18 Deaths in Kailua-Kona apartment complex

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 230 Report No. C18021429       Media Request Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating the death of a man and woman at an apartment complex in Kailua-Kona. At approximately 9:49 a.m., this morning, (August 3), police responded to an apartment […]

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08-02-18 Missing person: Naomi Sanders

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio S. Amon- Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 230 Report No. C11015077   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are renewing their request for the public’s help with the disappearance of a 42-year-old North Kona woman who was reported […]

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08-01-18 Hope Brigade: Relay for Life

Hawaiʻi Police Department Community Policing Section, Area II Sergeant Roy Valera Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 259   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Kona Police partnered with the Kona Prosecutor’s Office to form a team named ‘Hope Brigade’ for Relay For Life 2018, which was held Saturday, (July 14), from 5:00 […]

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07-31-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of July 23, through July 29, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 15 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Six of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Two of […]

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07-30-18 Highway 11 partial road closure: Tuesday, (July 31)

Hawaiʻi Police Department                            349 Kapiʻolani Street Hilo, Hawaiʻi, 96720                                                                            Major Samuel Jelsma                                                    Phone: (808) 965-2716       Media Release On Tuesday, (July 31), from 12:00 p.m. through 1:30 p.m., Hawaiʻi Island police will be shutting down Highway 11 between Kukui Camp Road and North Kulani Road in […]

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07-30-18 Fallen Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa funeral (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department                            349 Kapiʻolani Street Hilo, Hawaiʻi, 96720                                                                            Major Samuel Jelsma                                                    Phone: (808) 965-2716   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update) The Hawaiʻi Police Department announces the funeral service for Fallen Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa, killed in the line of duty on, […]

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07-27-18 Officer of the Month of June: Officer Keith Simeona

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Police Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release The East Hawaiʻi Aloha Exchange Club has named Officer Keith Simeona as Officer of the Month of (June). Officer Simeona is an 11-year veteran assigned to the South Hilo […]

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07-27-18 Brian Lee Smith back in custody (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Kona Patrol, Area II Lieutenant Rio Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext.230 Report No. C18020768     Media Release (Update) Shortly after 11:00 p.m., on Thursday evening, (July 26), Brian Lee Smith, 49-years-old, called police dispatch from a business in the Captain Cook area and requested to turn himself into police. Kona Patrol […]

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07-26-18 Wanted person: Brian Lee Smith

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18017673   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 49-year-old Brian Lee Smith who is wanted on outstanding warrants. He is described […]

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07-24-18 Arrests made in Fallen Officer Bronson Kaliloa investigation (Update No. 5)

Hawaiʻi Police Department                                                            Criminal Investigation Division                                                     Captain Randall Medeiros Phone: (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18019940       Media Release (Update No. 5) Hawaiʻi Island police are continuing the investigation into individuals who may have provided assistance to Justin Waiki while on the run after he shot and killed Officer Bronson Kaliloa, […]

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07-23-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of July 16, through July 22, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 11 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. So far this year, there have been 639 DUI arrests compared with […]

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07-23-18 Wanted individuals in Officer involved shooting (Update No. 4)

Hawaiʻi Police Department                                                           Criminal Investigation Division                                                   Captain Randall Medeiros Phone (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18019940   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update No. 4) Hawaiʻi Island police are continuing the investigation into individuals who may have provided assistance to Justin Waiki while on the run after he […]

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07-23-18 Fallen Officer Bronson K. Kaliloa funeral services

Hawaiʻi Police Department                         349 Kapiʻolani Street Hilo, Hawaiʻi 96720                                                                             Major Samuel Jelsma                                                Phone: (808) 965-2716       Media Release Hawaiʻi Police Department announces the funeral service for Fallen Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa, killed in the line of duty on, (July 17). He is survived by his wife […]

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07-23-18 Harvey Damo arrested and charged in Officer involved shooting (Update No. 3)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18019965   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update No. 3) On (July 22), at 2:30 p.m., Harvey Damo was arrested and charged for two counts each of Terroristic Threatening 1st, Resisting […]

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07-23-18 Charges filed in Officer involved shooting (Update No. 2 -Photos)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18020179     ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]         Media Release (Update No. 2) The three individuals initially arrested for Hindering Prosecution on Friday, (July 20), have been charged.   Detectives with […]

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07-22-18 Charges filed in Officer involved shooting incident (Update No. 2 Photos)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18020179           Media Release (Update) The three individuals initially arrested for Hindering Prosecution on Friday, (July 20), have been charged.   Detectives with the Area II Criminal Investigation Section continued to investigate […]

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07-21-18 Wounded Officer shooting (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II operations Major Robert Wagner Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 249 Report no. C18019940       Media Release (Update) The investigation is continuing into the most recent shooting that occurred on South Point Road in Kaʻū which resulted in the death of Justin Waiki. The case is being handled by the […]

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07-20-18 Officer wounded apprehending Justin Waiki

Hawaiʻi Police Department Area II Operations Major Robert Wagner Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 249 Report No. C18019940     Media Release On (July 20), acting on information received on suspect Justin Waiki, police responded to the area of South Point in the Kaʻū district.  At about 2:45 p.m., police officers established a checkpoint where officers […]

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07-20-18 Search for Justin Waiki intensifies with $32,000 Reward

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Police Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244 Report No. C18019940   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are still searching for Justin Waiki for the murder of Officer Bonson K. Kailioa who was fatally shot in Mountain View on Tuesday […]

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07-20-18 Kona shooting incident

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18019965   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]      Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating two officer-involved shooting incidents that occurred Thursday, (July 18), in the areas of Keauhou and Napoopoo Road.  At about […]

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07-19-18 Reward offered in Manhunt (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Police Chief Police Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244 Report No. C18019940       Media Release (Update) Hawaiʻi Island police are continuing the search for Justin Waiki for the murder of Officer Bonson K. Kaliloa, who was fatally shot while on a traffic stop on a vehicle […]

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07-19-18 Queen’s Highway traffic fatality

Hawai’I Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit, Area II Officer Kimo Keliipaakaua Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 229 Report No. C18020041       Media Release A 73-year-old Texas man died following a vehicle-bicycle crash Thursday morning, (July 19), on Queen Kaahumanu Highway Route 19 near the 85-mile marker. He has been identified as Roy Johnson. Responding […]

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07-18-18 Fallen Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244 Report No. C18019940   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release (Update) This update is to put a face to the name of the fallen officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa to show how senseless his death was, by bringing the […]

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07-18-18 Puna officer fatally shot during traffic stop

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Police Chief Police Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244 Report No. C18019940     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating the murder of a police officer who was fatally shot while on a traffic stop on a vehicle on Highway 11, in the area of Kukui Camp […]

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07-17-18 Man killed in a two-vehicle crash in South Kona

Hawai‘i Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit Officer Kimo Keliipaakaua Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 229 Report No. C18019853       Media Release A 61-year-old Nevada man died following a two-vehicle crash Monday, (July 16), in South Kona near the 88-mile marker of Hawaiʻi Belt Road, Highway 11. He has been identified as 61-year-old Mark Brown. […]

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07-16-18 Man charged for Robbery

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18019664    ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have charged a 34-year-old man for Robbery and Unauthorized Entry into a Motor Vehicle. On Sunday, (July 15), morning, at approximately […]

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07-16-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of July 9, through July 15, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 14 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. One of the drivers was involved in a traffic accident. So far […]

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07-16-18 North Kona traffic fatality

Hawai‘i Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit Officer Kimo Keliipaakaua Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext 229 Report No. C18019737       Media Release A 45-year-old Kailua-Kona man died following a four-vehicle crash Monday, (July 16), in North Kona near the 18-mile marker of the Māmalahoa Highway Route 190. He has been identified as Gerald Wahinekapu. Responding […]

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07-16-18 Keaau traffic fatality

Hawai‘i Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit Sergeant Clarence Davies Phone: (808) 961-2391 Report No. C18019727       Media Release A 48-year-old Hilo man died following a single-vehicle crash Monday morning, (July 16), on Highway 130 in Keaʻau. He was identified as Peter Veincent Jr. Responding to a 12:57 a.m. call, police determined that a […]

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07-13-18 Missing person located: Niau Paulos

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol, Area I Officer Kevin Brodie Phone: (808) 935-3311 ReportNo. C18019439       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have located 12-year-old Niau Paulos who was reported as missing yesterday, (July 12). He was found this morning, (July 13), at about 11:15 a.m. in Waimea in good condition.  

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07-13-18 Glenwood shooting incident

Hawaiʻi Police Department                                                            Criminal Investigation Division                                                    Captain Randall Medeiros Phone: (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18019482       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating a shooting incident reported last night, (July 12), occurring in Glenwood on Highway 11 near the intersection with North and South Glenwood roads. Responding to the 9:15 […]

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07-13-18 Kamuela drug arrests

Hawaiʻi Police Department Vice Section, Area II Detective Sean Smith Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 311 Report No.  C18019322   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release On Wednesday, (July 11), at approximately 8:00 a.m., Area II Vice officers, and Special Enforcement Unit officers executed a search warrant at a residence off Puu […]

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07-12-18 Missing person: Niau Paulos

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol, Area I Officer Kevin Brodie Phone: (808) 935-3311 ReportNo. C18019439   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 12-year-old Niau Paulos who has been reported as missing. He is 5-feet-six-inches, 120 pounds with a medium […]

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07-12-18 Missing person: Ryan Buckley

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area I Lieutenant Miles Chong Phone: (808) 961-2252 Report No. C18018065   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are renewing their request for the public’s assistance in locating a 40-year-old Hilo man reported missing. Ryan Buckley was last seen just after midnight, […]

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07-11-18 Saddle Road traffic fatality (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit, Area I Sergeant Clarence Davies Phone:(808) 961-2332 Report No. C18019280       Media Release (Update) Police have identified the man who died from injuries sustained in a 2-car crash, Tuesday afternoon, (July 10), on the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, (Saddle Road). He was identified as 71-year-old Roger Vargas […]

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07-11-18 Wanted man arrested: Alvin C. Haili-Barawis

Hawaiʻi Police Department Special Enforcement Unit, Area II Officer A. Tomata Phone: (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18018471       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police arrested 28-year-old Alvin C. Haili-Barawis yesterday, (July 10), at 1:30 p.m. in Kona. He was charged for his two bench warrants totaling $100,000 and also arrested and charged for resisting […]

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07-11-18 Saddle Road traffic fatality (Time Correction)

Hawai‘i Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit Sergeant Clarence Davies Phone: (808) 961-2391 Report No. C18019280       Media Release An adult male died following a 2-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, (July 11), on the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, (Saddle Road), in the North Hilo District. His name is being withheld pending identification and notification of […]

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07-11-18 Saddle Road traffic fatality

Hawai‘i Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit Sergeant Clarence Davies Phone: (808) 961-2391 Report No. C18019280       Media Release An adult male died following a 2-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon, (July 11), on the Daniel K. Inouye Highway, (Saddle Road), in the North Hilo District. His name is being withheld pending identification and notification of […]

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07-10-18 Volcano robbery incident (Composite Sketch)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area I Lieutenant Miles Chong Phone: (808) 961-2252 Report No. C18018838   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are releasing a composite sketch of a suspect who is wanted in connection with a robbery incident in Puna. At 10:18 a.m., Friday, (July 6), […]

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07-09-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of July 2, through July 8, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 30 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Four of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of […]

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07-06-18 Officer of the Month of May: Officer Andrew Springer

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police Officer Andrew Springer has been selected as the Aloha Exchange Clubs Officer of the Month of May 2018. Officer Springer, a 4-year member of the force, was […]

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07-06-18 Wanted person: Kainoa Andaya-Visser

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol, Area I Officer Clifford Antonio Phone: (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18017495   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 36-year-old Kainoa Andaya-Visser who is wanted on outstanding warrants. He is described as being 6-feet, 240 […]

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07-06-18 Officer of the Month of April: Officer Tyler Jelsma

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release The Aloha Exchange Club has named Officer Tyler Jelsma as the Officer of the Month of April 2018. Officer Jelsma has been a Police Officer with the Hawaii Police Department […]

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07-05-18 Men wanted in Orchidland home invasion (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division, Area I Captain Randall Medeiros Phone: (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18018523   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update) Big Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating two males in conjunction with the investigation into a home invasion robbery that occurred in […]

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07-05-18 Missing person: Jacob Mead

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Sergeant Calvin Delaries Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 304 Report No. C18005119   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 17-year-old Jacob Mead who has been reported as missing. Mead was last seen in […]

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07-03-18 Missing person found: Israel Victorino-Rabang (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio. S. Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 230 Report No. C18018379       Media Release (Update) Hawaiʻi Island police have located the North Kohala man who had been reported missing. 23-year-old Israel Victorino-Rabang was located Tuesday morning, (July 3), in Hawi. He is deceased. The […]

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07-03-18 Puna home invasion robbery

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division Captain Randall Medeiros Phone: (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18018523     Media Release Big Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two male suspects responsible for a home invasion robbery which occurred at a home in the Orchidland subdivision in Puna early this morning, (July 3). […]

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07-03-18 Missing person: Israel Victorino-Rabang

Hawaiʻi Police Department Juvenile Aid Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio S. Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 230 Report No. C18018379   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance with locating a North Kohala man who has been reported missing. 23-year-old Israel Victorino-Rabang was […]

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07-02-18 Missing person: Samantha Mcvay (Photo)

Hawaii Police Department Lt. Royce Serrao Phone (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18018418   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Missing) Hawaiʻi Island police need your help in locating Samantha Mcvay who has been reported as missing. Age 29, 5-feet-7-inches, 135 pounds, shoulder-length red hair. Last seen in Hilo. Please call the […]

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07-02-18 Wanted person: Alvin C. Haili-Barawis

Hawaiʻi Police Department Special Enforcement Unit, Area II Officer A. Tomata (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18018471   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for 28-year-old Alvin C. Haili-Barawis. He is wanted on two bench warrants totaling $100,000. He is described as 5-feet-6-inches, 180 pounds with brown […]

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07-02-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of June 25, through July 1, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 23 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Two of […]

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06-29-18 July 4th traffic safety

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226       Media Release In Hawai’i, we love to celebrate the 4th of July with family, friends, food, and fireworks. But all too often the festivities turn tragic on our roads. This iconic American holiday is also one of the deadliest holidays […]

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06-28-18 Missing person: Ryan Buckley

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol Division, Area I Lieutenant Robert Almeida Phone: (808) 961-2213 Report No. C18018065   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance with locating a South Hilo man who has been reported missing. 40-year-old Ryan Buckley, who was last […]

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06-28-18 Shooting incident in Panaewa

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Captain Randall Medeiros Phone: (808) 961-2251 Report No. C18018066                                              ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police shot at a suspect during an officer-involved shooting that occurred Wednesday, (June 27), in Panaʻewa.  At about 11:35 p.m., police were investigating a suspected stolen vehicle […]

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06-27-18 Backpack Drive

Hawaiʻi Police Department Office of the Chief Police Chief Paul K. Ferreira Phone: (808) 961-2244     Media Release The Hawaiʻi Police Department is proud to participate again in a backpack drive for children who cannot afford to buy them. As in previous years, all police stations around the island will double as drop-off points […]

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06-27-18 Wanted for theft: Jozan Mei-Ling Buckley-Francisco

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol, Area I Officer Gibson Kahele Phone: (808) 961-2213 Report No. C18007859   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 52-year-old Hilo woman who is wanted for Unauthorized Control of a Propelled Motor Vehicle.  Jozan Mei-Ling Buckley-Francisco also known as […]

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06-26-18 Wanted person: Kolten Mychal Quevedo

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol, Area I Lieutenant Robert Almeida Phone: (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18017909   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release The Hawaiʻi Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 27-year-old Kolten Mychal Quevedo who frequents the South Hilo areas of Papaikou, Pepeekeo, Honomu, and Hakalau. […]

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06-26-18 Honaunau man charged in South Kona shooting

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646  ext. 230 Report No. C18017673   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawai’i Island police have charged a 49-year-old Hōnaunau man in connection with the shooting incident on Painted Church Road in South Kona on Saturday afternoon, […]

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06-26-18 Missing person: Deborah Wiley (Update No. 1)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigations Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18013539   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update No. 1) Police are renewing their request for community members to be on the lookout for 67-year-old Deborah Wiley who remains missing from […]

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06-26-18 Kailua-Kona robbery arrest made

Hawaiʻi Police Department Special Enforcement Unit, Area II Sergeant Edwin A. Buyten Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext.253 Report No. C18017748       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have arrested and charged a Kailua-Kona man in connection with a robbery incident At 11:47 a.m., Sunday morning, (June 24), the victim, a 65-year-old Kailua-Kona man told police that he was stopped on Kuakini Highway […]

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06-26-18 DUI stats (Correction)

Hawai`i Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: 961-2226 June 25, 2018       Media Release During the week of June 18, through June 24, 2018, Hawai`i Island police arrested 19 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident.  So […]

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06-25-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of June 18, through June 24, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 19 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. So far […]

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06-25-18 South Kona murder investigation

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Rio Amon-Wilkins Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 230 Report No. C18017673       Media Release Hawai’i Island police are continuing the investigation of a shooting incident on Painted Church Road in South Kona on Saturday afternoon, (June 23). Responding to a call just before 3:00 p.m., […]

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06-22-18 Hilo assault investigation (Update- Composite Drawing)

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol Division, Area I Lieutenant Robert Almeida Phone: (808) 961-2213 Report No. C18016622   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update- Composite Drawing) Hawaiʻi Island Police are investigating an incident in which a 34-year-old female was assaulted in Hilo. On, (June 13), at about 2:28 p.m., […]

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06-22-18 Brush fires along highway 190

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Detective David Matsushima Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 224 Report No. C18017557       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police report that around 11:16 a.m., today (June 22), three brush fires were reported along Highway 190, at the 26, 21 and 18-mile markers between Kailua-Kona and Kamuela. Highway […]

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06-22-18 Missing person: Yasmyne Gascon-Caravalho

Hawaiʻi Police Department Puna Police, Area I Officer Dustin Samapaga Phone: (808) 935-3311 or (808) 965-2716 Report No. C18011614   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for a 12-year-old Hilo girl who was reported missing. Yasmyne Gascon-Caravalho was last seen in Keaʻau on, (April 24). She […]

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06-22-18 Missing person: Akio Yogi (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area I Lieutenant Miles Chong Phone: (808) 961-2252 Report No. C18017136   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release (Update) Hawaiʻi Island police are renewing their request for the public’s assistance with locating a Mt. View man who was reported missing. 89-year-old Akio Yogi was last seen […]

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06-21-18 Missing person: Deborah Wiley (Update)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigations Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808 326-4646 ext. 266 Report No. C18013539   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release (Update) Police are renewing their request for community members to be on the lookout for 67-year-old Deborah Wiley who remains missing from Kinue Road […]

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06-21-18 Missing person: Mark Lawrence Kramer

Hawaiʻi Police Department                              349 Kapiʻolani Street, Hilo Major Samuel Jelsma                                               Phone: (808) 965-2716 Report No. C18017266   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]      Media Release  Hawaiʻi Island Police are investigating a reported missing person that occurred within a designated evacuation area inundated by lava. The missing person is […]

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06-21-18 Arrest made in violation of Lava Restrictions

Hawaiʻi Police Department Puna Patrol, Area I Lt. Allan Watanabe Phone: (808) 935-3311 Report No. C18017410      Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police have arrested a female within the Leilani Estates subdivision after it was discovered that she had unlawfully taken up residence in an unfinished house under construction on Alapai Street. On Thursday morning, […]

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06-21-18 Man arrested for recovery of a firearm and drugs

Hawaiʻi Police Department Kaʻū District, Area II Captain Kenneth A. K. Quiocho Phone: (808) 939-2520 Report No. C18017297   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release A report from the public of a suspicious man in a vehicle parked near Ocean View leads to arrest and the recovery of a firearm and […]

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06-20-18 Wanted person: Eyan K. Chong

Hawaiʻi Police Department Special Enforcement Unit, Area II Sergeant Edwin A. Buyten Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 253 Report No. C18015125   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release South Kohala Patrol & The Area II Special Enforcement Unit is actively seeking Eyan K. Chong, a 29-year-old who frequents the South Kohala Area, (Waikoloa […]

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06-19-18 Man arrested on outstanding warrants and drug possession

Hawaiʻi Police Department Vice Section, Area II Lieutenant Reynold Kahalewai Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 226 Report No.  C18017063   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release On Monday, (June 18), at approximately 8:00 a.m., Area II Vice officers, and Special Enforcement Unit officers arrested 47-year-old Francis Kekona off Kaiminani Drive without incident. […]

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06-19-18 Hilo assault investigation

Hawaiʻi Police Department South Hilo Patrol Division, Area I Captain Gregory Esteban Phone: (808) 961-2214 Report No. C18016622       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are investigating an incident in which a 34-year-old female was assaulted in Hilo. On, (June 13), at about 2:28 p.m., the victim reported to police that at about 1:00 […]

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06-19-18 Missing person: Akio Yogi

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area I Lieutenant Miles Chong Phone: (808) 961-2252 Report No. C18017136   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance with locating a Mt. View man who was reported missing. 89-year-old Akio Yogi was last seen at 6;00 […]

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06-18-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of June 11, through June 17, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 27 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Eight of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. One of […]

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06-18-18 Kona counterfeit currency alert

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird Phone: (808) 326-4646 ext. 226       Media Release The Hawaiʻi Police Department has recently received reports of counterfeit twenty and one hundred dollar bills that have been circulating amongst several business establishments in the Kailua-Kona area. At first glance, the counterfeit […]

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06-14-18 Missing teen located: Keala Liu

Hawaii Police Department Juvenile Aid Section Detective Calvin Delaries, Jr. Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 304 Report No. C17036118       Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have located 17-year-old Keala Liu of Kailua-Kona, who was reported missing. He was found unharmed in Keaʻau on Thursday afternoon, (June 14).      

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06-13-18 Woman arrested on outstanding warrants: Mei Tanaka

Hawaiʻi Police Department Kau District, Area II Captain Kenneth A. K. Quiocho Phone: (808) 939-2520 Report No. C18016425   ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]     Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police have arrested Mei Tanaka who was wanted for several warrants. Police requested information on her whereabouts from the public back in, (January). On, […]

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06-12-18 DUI stats

Hawaiʻi Police Department Traffic Services Section Program Manager Torey Keltner Phone: (808) 961-2226         Media Release During the week of June 4, through June 10, 2018, Hawaiʻi Island police arrested 22 motorists for driving under the influence of an intoxicant. Two of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident. Two of […]

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06-12-18 Man arrested for downtown Hilo burglary

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area I Lieutenant Miles Chong Phone: (808) 961-2252 Report No. C18015974                           ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]   Media Release Hawaiʻi Island police have arrested and charged 27-year-old Keola Werner-Kealoha in connection with a burglary of the police substation at the Moʻoheau Bus Terminal in Downtown Hilo. At […]

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06-12-18 One person killed in boating collision

Hawaiʻi Police Department Criminal Investigation Section, Area II Lieutenant Sherry D. Bird (808) 326-4646 ext. 226 Report No.C18016247     Media Release  Hawaiʻi Police detectives are investigating an incident involving a boat that ran aground which resulted in one death.  Saturday evening, (June 9), at about 8:00 p.m., the Hawaiʻi County Fire Department received an emergency call regarding a […]

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06-08-18 Kau Forgery investigation (Surveillance Image)

Hawaiʻi Police Department Kaʻu Patrol Division, Area II                             Officer Clayton Tayamen Phone: (808) 939-2520                                            Report No. C18004792       ” template=”/var/www/vhosts/www.hawaiipolice.com/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”DESC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]                                               Media Release (Surveillance Image)  Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person whose image was captured on a surveillance camera in […]

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