Welcome

The duty of the Department of the Prosecuting Attorney is to seek justice on behalf of the people of the City and County of Honolulu. The department comprises about 100 deputy prosecutors and about 170 support staff, including paralegals, victim-witness advocates,…

The Prosecutor

The Prosecuting Attorney for the City and County of Honolulu is Keith M. Kaneshiro. This is Kaneshiro’s second turn as city prosecutor. He was Honolulu’s second elected prosecutor and served two terms from 1988 to 1996. Kaneshiro succeeded the late…

Contact

The main entrance to the office is on Richards Street, across the barracks on the grounds of I‘olani Palace and just mauka of the Richards Street YWCA. The office is open for business from 7:45am-4:30pm, Monday through Friday, and is…

News

Matthew Chung Found Guilty

A state jury found Matthew Chung guilty of second-degree attempted murder.

Bryan Suitt Pleads No Contest

Suitt plead no contest to the charge of murder in the second degree.

Prostitution

Pimp Faces 10-Year Sentence

The Department of the Prosecuting Attorney’s ongoing efforts to target sex traffickers has resulted in a 10-year prison sentence for a pimp.

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