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.

Makaha man and his mother convicted of animal cruelty

Jury convicted the operators of the Friends for Life animal shelter in Makaha of second-degree animal cruelty.

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.

Gunman convicted in Kalihi Valley shooting

A Circuit Court judge has sentenced Edrei Arreola to 20 years in prison and imposed a mandatory minimum of 15 years behind bars for shooting another man in Kalihi.

Kaneshiro names new First Deputy Prosecuting Attorney

Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro has appointed Chasid Sapolu as the next First Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the City and County of Honolulu.

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.

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.