Honolulu Prosecutor’s Safe House Officially Opens

The Department of the Prosecuting Attorney is proud to open the doors to the Honolulu Prosecutor’s Safe House. The center is the first of its kind here on the island and will provide shelter, counseling, transitional services and training to victims of domestic violence and sex trafficking.

Prosecutor Urges “YES” Vote on Charter Amendment 3

Prosecutor Kaneshiro urges voters to vote “Yes” on Charter Amendment 3 which will allow the prosecutor to have total control of the budget once approved by the council.

Prosecutor Announces the Arrest of Three Individuals Connected to a Prostitution Ring

Man Found Guilty of Murder in Fatal Kailua Stabbing

Robert Roediger-Geauque was found guilty of murder in the second degree in the fatal stabbing of Scott MacMillan in 2014.

Woman Convicted in Fatal Waianae Hit-and-Run

Francine Marshall-Wun was found guilty of fleeing the scene of an accident after she struck and killed pedestrian Robert Kapololu Jr. in Waianae in 2014.

Courthouse Dogs Have Their Day

Governor Ige’s signing of HP1668 will allow courts to permit the use of courthouse dogs in trials during testimony of vulnerable witnesses.

Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Stabbing and Kidnapping

Matthew Bright was sentenced to 20 years in prison for assault, sexual assault and kidnapping.

Prosecutor’s Office Awarded Department of Justice Grant to Implement Community Court

Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office was announced as a 2016 Community Court Grant Program winner by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance.

Jury Convicts Man of Attempted Murder in Waikiki Stabbing

Solomon Battle was found guilty as charged of attempted murder in connection with the 2012 stabbing of a woman in Waikiki.

Director of Prosecutor’s Victim-Witness Division Honored for Advocacy on Behalf of Victims

Dennis Dunn was recognized for his work at the Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma’s 13th Hawaii International Summit.