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Charges still filed during pandemic

Steps have been taken to reduce possible exposure to the nearly 300 employees in th Prosecutor’s office but the handling of cases involving dangerous offenders have not changed.

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Gunman sentenced to two life sentences

Brandon Fetu Lafoga has been sentenced to two consecutive life sentences for gun charges and the attempted murder of Kele Stout.

Man convicted in hammer attack

On February 10, 2020, the jury found Kristopher Kalani guilty of attempted murder for attacking his girlfriend with a hammer.

Man who killed child faces life sentence

Waiser Walter is scheduled to be sentenced on April 13, 2020 for the death of a four-year-old boy in

Drunk driver sentenced in deadly Mokule’ia crash

Jeremy Lee, the intoxicated driver who hit and killed Dr. Eugene Chin has been sentenced to two ten-year prison terms to be served concurrently.

Driver guilty in hit-and-run death of Nanakuli teen

Ed Werner addresses the media after driver convicted in hit-and-run death of his son, Kaulana Werner.

Animal shelter operators sentenced to prison

David “Lanny” Moore received a one-year sentence and ordered to pay $39,450 in restitution to the Hawaiian Humane Society. His mother was sentenced to four days in prison and ordered to pay $1,225 in restitution.

Road rage suspect guilty of attempted murder

Mark Char was found guilty of attempted murder and two count of assault during a confrontation with other motorists on the H-1 Freeway in August 2016.