Woman Who Preyed on Elderly Man Receives 10-year Sentence

Katy Sterio was sentenced to 10 years in prison for counts of credit card theft, identity theft and fraudulent use of a credit card. In 2013, she plead guilty to theft charges after convincing an elderly man to help pay for her nonexistent bills.

Prosecutor Wins Reelection, Gains Budget Autonomy

Prosecuting Attorney Keith M. Kaneshiro has been reelected to a four-year term and thanks O‘ahu voters for approving City Charter Amendment Three, which provides the Prosecutor’s Office with budgetary autonomy.

2016 International Sex Trafficking Summit

More than 80 prosecutors and law enforcement officers from around the world gathered in Waikiki September 28-30 for the 2016 International Sex Trafficking Summit.

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.