Man dies a week after Mililani assault


Hawaii News Digest, 18 December 2017, 0405 UTC, Post #16146. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37085797/man-dies-week-after-assault-at-mililani-eatery Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Another senseless act of violence has taken another life.  Honolulu police are searching for a man who allegedly killed 52-year-old Thomas Morikawa last Friday at the Jungle Juice Market in Mililani Town. According to … Continue reading Man dies a week after Mililani assault

Honolulu Fire Department says 4 Kailua fires overnight were intentionally set


Hawaii News Digest, 16 December 2017, 0505 UTC, Post #16134. Source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2017/12/15/breaking-news/residential-fires-in-kailua-keep-firefighters-busy/ A firebug is burning homes in Kailua, Oahu, and Honolulu Police want to know who this arsonist is and where he/she can be found before more homes go up in flames. According to investigators from the Honolulu Fire Department, "several overnight Kailua fires … Continue reading Honolulu Fire Department says 4 Kailua fires overnight were intentionally set

Police arrest man suspected of killing Waianae High School grad


Hawaii News Digest, 09 December 2017, 0535 UTC, Post #16098. Source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2017/12/08/breaking-news/police-arrest-man-suspected-of-killing-waianae-grad Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Honolulu Police have arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of second-degree murder in the death of 18-year-old Waianae High School graduate Dustin Molina of Maili. An area resident found Molina's body near the Maili … Continue reading Police arrest man suspected of killing Waianae High School grad

Man killed on H-1 Freeway, hit by police officer after darting into traffic


Hawaii News Digest, 04 December 2017, 0440 UTC, Post #16073. Source: http://www.khon2.com/2017/12/03/man-killed-on-h-1-freeway-hit-by-police-officer-after-darting-into-traffic Reporter:  Elyssa Arevalo (KHON 2). Accessed on 04 December 2017, 0440 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Honolulu Police are trying to figure out why a man in his 50s ran into traffic on the H-1 Freeway Saturday night … Continue reading Man killed on H-1 Freeway, hit by police officer after darting into traffic

Kealoha Corruption Trial delayed for 6 months


Hawaii News Digest, 29 November 2017, 0345 UTC, Post #16045. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/36943515/kealohas-corruption-trial-delayed-for-6-months Accessed on 29 November 2017, 0345 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: According to "Hawaii News Now", the corruption trial of Louis and Katherine Kealoha has been rescheduled for 18 June 2018. The Kealohas and four current and former … Continue reading Kealoha Corruption Trial delayed for 6 months

Student traumatized after being robbed at gunpoint near Kapolei High School


Hawaii News Digest, 22 November 2017, 0545 UTC, Post #16012. Source: http://www.khon2.com/suspects-wanted-after-student-held-at-gunpoint-near-kapolei-high-school/ Reporter:  Brigette Namata (KHON 2). Accessed on 22 November 2017, 0545 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: The Honolulu Police Department and the Crimestoppers Network are asking for your help in finding two men who robbed a 15-year-old Kapolei … Continue reading Student traumatized after being robbed at gunpoint near Kapolei High School

HPU instructor found dead day after police raid at his home.


Hawaii News Now, 17 November 2017, 2145 UTC, Post #15984. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/36872690/hpu-instructor-found-dead-one-day-after-swat-raid-on-his-home Reporter:  Lynn Kawano ("Hawaii News Now"). Accessed on 17 November 2017, 2145 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: A Hawaii Pacific University instructor, who was under investigation in a child pornography case, was found dead Friday morning (17 November … Continue reading HPU instructor found dead day after police raid at his home.