Hawaii Island News, afternoon update, 18 April 2018


Accessed on 19 April 2018, 0138 UTC, Post #16662. Source: Email from the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency. Here is the latest update on that traffic accident near Laupahoehoe: COUNTY OF HAWAII email@blackboard.com via yahoo.com 2:07 PM (1 hour ago) to kh6jrm A message from COUNTY OF HAWAII This is a Civil Defense message. This … Continue reading Hawaii Island News, afternoon update, 18 April 2018

Police searching for an armed and dangerous man


Accessed on 23 March 2018, 0413 UTC, Post #16540. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/03/22/hawaii-police/on-trail-of-armed-and-dangerous-alleged-parole-violator Comment: According to the "Hawaii Tribune-Herald", Hawaii Police are searching for 40-year-old alleged parole violator Jayse Polaris Lee, who evaded plainclothes officers near Ocean View today (Thursday).  Police consider Lee "armed and dangerous".  Those with leads in this case should call police. Here is … Continue reading Police searching for an armed and dangerous man

Police officer shot in Puna


Accessed on 22 February 2018, 2129 UTC, Post #16411. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/02/22/hawaii-news/police-officer-shot-in-puna-suspect-in-custody/ Please click link to read the full report. Comment: Hawaii County police have a suspect in custody after a police officer reportedly was shot in the leg Wednesday evening as the officer was approaching a home on Oio Street in Hawaiian Beaches.  The wounded … Continue reading Police officer shot in Puna

Big Island Police arrest teen after threat to “shoot up local schools.”


Hawaii News Digest, 22 February 2018, 0250 UTC, Post #16406. Source; http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/02/21/breaking-news/police-arrest-1-assign-officers-to-2-big-isle-schools-after-gun-threats/ Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii Island Police have arrested and charged a 17-year-old boy with terroristic threatening after he allegedly threatened "shooting up local schools."  The message came shortly after last week's Florida school shootings. Police determined that … Continue reading Big Island Police arrest teen after threat to “shoot up local schools.”

Two inmates escape Big Island prison


Hawaii News Digest, 23 December 2017, Post #16174. Source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2017/12/23/2-inmates-escape-big-island-prison/ Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii police are asking for your help in finding 25-year-old Matthew Alani and 39-year-old Lorrin Nkapalau, who were found missing during a headcount Friday evening at the Kulani Correctional Facility. Police have warned the public not … Continue reading Two inmates escape Big Island prison

Hawaii Island News Headlines for Saturday, 23 December 2017


Hawaii News Digest, 23 December 2017, Post #16172. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Comment: Here are today's top Hawaii Island news stories from the "Hawaii Tribune-Herald" newspaper published in Hilo, Hawaii: Puna man indicted for fatal crash A Hilo grand jury has indicted a 20-year-old Keaau man for … Continue reading Hawaii Island News Headlines for Saturday, 23 December 2017

Leilani Estates standoff suspect flow to Oahu for treatment


Hawaii News Digest, 22 December 2017, 0320 UTC, Post #16164. Source: http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/6371135.html Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii police say that a man arrested Tuesday for his role in a hostage standoff on Nohea Street in the Leilani Estates Subdivision has been flown to Queen's Hospital in Honolulu for treatment of … Continue reading Leilani Estates standoff suspect flow to Oahu for treatment