Abella Sentenced to 20 Years for Beating Death

Michael Abella was sentenced to 20 years in prison for the beating death of Shelton Higa in 2014.

Honolulu Awarded Sexual Assault Justice Initiative Grant

Honolulu is one of seven cities selected as pilot sites for the Department of Justice’s Sexual Assault Justice Initiative. Honolulu will receive a two-year, $400,000 grant.

Sex Offender Gets Consecutive Life Terms

Repeat sex offender Dewitt Long was sentenced to consecutive terms of life in prison with the possibility of parole.

Shooter Gets Life in Prison

Matthew K. Chung sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole. He was found guilty for attempted murder in the second degree for shooting a man four times in the chest and arms.

Phony Contractor Sentenced to 15 years in Prison

Alexander Nebre was sentenced to 15 years in prison for posing as a contractor and stole more than $130,800 from nine victims.

Multiple Sex Offender Facing Life in Prison

State jury found Dewitt Long, a repeat sex offender, guilty of seven felony charges.

Honolulu Prosecutors Share Expertise with Anti-Human Trafficking Delegation from Thailand

Prosecuting Attorney Keith M. Kaneshiro recently hosted a group of prosecutors from Thailand to discuss human trafficking.

Taxi Driver Convicted of Sexual Assault

Honolulu taxi driver Enio Tablas has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a female passenger.

Man who dismembered victim sentenced to life in prison

Convicted murderer Bryan Suitt was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

Kailua meth dealer sentenced to 10 years

Sidney Presnall sentenced to 10 years in prison for selling crystal methamphetamine at Kailua Beach Park.