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…


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…


A Tribute to Victims and Survivors of Crime

In honor of National Crime Victims Rights Week 2015

Prosecutor Reveals Details of Investigation

As reported by KHON2 News on April 6, 2015; Deputy Prosecutor Chris Van Marter discusses details involving the investigation of Patrick Oki of theft.

Prosecutor’s Response to KHON2 News Report

Prosecutor Keith M. Kaneshiro’s news conference to respond to KHON2’s News Report, February 3, 2015


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