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Officer of the Month: Kahookele 08-06-08

Hawaii Police Department
Office of the Chief
Lawrence K. Mahuna
Phone: 961-2244
August 6, 2008

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Photo: Kahookele close up

Marjorieann Kahookele
…Officer of the Month

Media Release

The Kona Crime Prevention Committee recognized Officer Marjorieann Kahookele as "Officer of the Month" in a luncheon ceremony Wednesday (August 6) at King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel.

Kahookele was recognized for her work as a School Resource Officer at Kealakehe Intermediate School, for teaching Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) to students at three West Hawaii schools, for counseling students and for her alcohol, drug abuse and anti-bullying presentations.  

As "Officer of the Month," she is eligible to become "Officer of the Year."

The Kona Crime Prevention Committee is an organization that encourages community involvement in aiding and supporting police in West Hawaii.