‘Castle John’ found guilty by jury | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A 60-year-old Kalapana Seaview Estates man was convicted Friday of all charges related to a burglary of a home he once owned in the subdivision. Source: ‘Castle John’ found guilty by jury | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/castle-john-found-guilty-jury). Accessed on 16 October 2016, 16:10 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John Burnett. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: … Continue reading ‘Castle John’ found guilty by jury | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Furlough violator gets 10 years for armed confrontation with police | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A 27-year-old prison furlough violator who was apprehended last December after an armed confrontation with police in Hilo was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison. Source: Furlough violator gets 10 years for armed confrontation with police | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/furlough-violator-gets-10-years-armed-confrontation-police). Accessed on 15 October 2016, 15:25 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John Burnett. Please click link to … Continue reading Furlough violator gets 10 years for armed confrontation with police | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Former cop indicted for crash that killed cyclist | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A former police officer who allegedly struck and killed a bicyclist in what the Hawaii Fire Department called a hit-and-run collision last year in South Kohala has been indicted by a Kona grand jury. Source: Former cop indicted for crash that killed cyclist | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/former-cop-indicted-crash-killed-cyclist). Accessed on 14 October 2016, 15:00 hrs, UTC. Reporter: … Continue reading Former cop indicted for crash that killed cyclist | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Judge takes charge; Rosario screens potential jurors in Kenoi trial | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


On the first day of jury selection in the theft trial of Mayor Billy Kenoi in Hilo, the judge took matters into his own hands Monday. Source: Judge takes charge; Rosario screens potential jurors in Kenoi trial | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/judge-takes-charge-rosario-screens-potential-jurors-kenoi-trial). Accessed on 11 October 2016, 15:35 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John Burnett. Please click link to … Continue reading Judge takes charge; Rosario screens potential jurors in Kenoi trial | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Probation, restitution ordered in semi-trailer rampage | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A 31-year-old homeless man who went on a meth-fueled rampage in a stolen tractor-trailer March 30 in Hilo was sentenced Wednesday to probation and ordered to pay almost $80,000 in restitution. Source: Probation, restitution ordered in semi-trailer rampage | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/probation-restitution-ordered-semi-trailer-rampage). Accessed on 08 October 2016, 04:10 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John Burnett. Please click link … Continue reading Probation, restitution ordered in semi-trailer rampage | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Kenoi trial requires massive jury pool | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


Summons have been sent to 1,600 potential jurors for Mayor Billy Kenoi’s theft trial, which is scheduled to start Monday in Hilo. Source: Kenoi trial requires massive jury pool | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/kenoi-trial-requires-massive-jury-pool). Accessed on 07 October 2016, 15:40 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: According to Ken Lawson, a faculty … Continue reading Kenoi trial requires massive jury pool | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Man accused of threats in Target | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A 33-year-old Pahoa man is in custody after having allegedly threatened to start killing customers Tuesday afternoon at the Target pharmacy in Hilo. Source: Man accused of threats in Target | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/man-accused-threats-in-target). Accessed on 07 October 2016, 04:35 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  John Burnett. Please click link to read the full report. Comment: Hawaii police … Continue reading Man accused of threats in Target | Hawaii Tribune-Herald