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Victim’s vehicle stolen following assault

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Victim’s vehicle stolen following assault • Teenagers arrested in robbery of man, 91 • Burglar held after being found in a home

Man who died while aboard boat is ID'd

By Star-Advertiser staff
The Honolulu Medical Examiner's office identified on Saturday a man who died on a fishing vessel while at sea as Kenneth Moll, 56, of Jacksonville, Fla. The cause of his death was pending.

Police seek tips in Big Island homicide

By Star-Advertiser staff
Hawaii County police are asking for the public's help in finding the person who struck and killed a 69-year-old Holualoa man whose body was found Aug. 9 in a coffee field in Captain Cook.

Sailboat catches fire off Sand Island

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Sailboat catches fire off Sand Island • Police raid Puna pot operation

Cardinal has court date for DUI charge

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Cardinal has court date for DUI charge • Big Island police suspect Pahoa woman was murdered

Woman killed in crash is identified

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Woman killed in crash is identified • Man charged in Sacred Hearts burglary • Call threatens outbound flight from Valley Isle

Driver, 19, charged in fatal crash on H-1

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Driver, 19, charged in fatal crash on H-1 • Firefighters douse blaze on Waikiki lanai • Fire at Punchbowl condo investigated • Cause of Maui house fire still unknown

7 are hurt in crash that closes highway

By Star-Advertiser staff
Seven people were hurt, including one critically, in a crash Saturday that closed Kamehameha Highway in both directions near Wahiawa, authorities said.

Chinatown stabbing suspect is charged

By Star-Advertiser staff
Prosecutors charged a 56-year-old man with no local address Thursday in the stabbing of a 39-year-old man in Chinatown.

Driver arrested at hospital over fatal freeway accident

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Driver arrested at hospital over fatal freeway accident • Suspect No. 2 in City Mill heist arrested by police Wednesday • Motorist shot by police on Big Island

Homeless man arrested in Nimitz stabbing

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Homeless man arrested in Nimitz stabbing • Missing inmate nabbed in Puna

Man who died in fall at UH is identified

By Star-Advertiser staff
Prints identify woman found dead in Hilo • Missing OCCC inmate captured, returned

Man tries to stop suicide, falls to his death

By Star-Advertiser staff
Woman killed in early morning crash • Ko Olina drowning victim identified • Inmate remains missing

HPD officer, woman face drug charges

By Star-Advertiser staff
Crash kills Laupahoehoe man, 27 • Illinois man charged in Hilo slaying • Kihei man rescued after falls plunge

Illinois man detained in woman’s death

By Star-Advertiser staff
3 teenagers arrested in robbery • Car ride ends in kidnapping charge • Arrest made in Kaimuki store robbery • Paddleboarders rescued off Maui

Officer arrested for alleged drug offenses

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Officer arrested for alleged drug offenses • Waianae snorkeler in critical condition • Homeless man indicted in sex assault • 3 men pulled from surf spot • Truck strikes Kapaa man

Maui pharmacy thief flees with pain pills

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Maui pharmacy thief flees with pain pills • 2 injured in separate moped accidents • Holualoa man found in field was murdered

Neighbor IDs couple who died in Pauoa fire

By Star-Advertiser staff
A neighbor has identified the couple killed in a Pauoa Valley house fire Monday as Harry and Jeanette Inouye.

Body found in field; foul play suspected

By Star-Advertiser staff
Hawaii County police suspect foul play after a body was found in a coffee field Sunday.

Catamaran crew and dog rescued

By Star-Advertiser staff
The Coast Guard rescued three people and a dog Sunday from a life raft off Oahu’s North Shore.

3 charged in Whitmore Village man’s death

By Star-Advertiser staff
Suspect sought in Kapahulu store robbery • 2 seriously injured in Kalihi park stabbing

Suspected gambling machines taken

By Star-Advertiser staff
Second State Hospital worker attacked • Man, 33, injured in robbery in Hilo

Suspects held in man’s death

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Suspects held in man’s death • Kona inmate fails to check in

3 men arrested after argument in Kapolei

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
3 men arrested after argument in Kapolei • Suspect accused in Aiea stabbing released • Lost dive float prompts Coast Guard search • Windsurfer is rescued off South Maui • Woman sought in truck theft

2 women arrested in airport-area assault

By Star-Advertiser staff
Two Alewa Heights women were arrested early Monday morning for allegedly breaking into a car and assaulting its driver in the airport area.

Man stabbed in Aiea, suspect held

By Star-Advertiser staff
Inmate on the lam after furlough • Dogs rescued from burning house • Firefighters help 8 down from trail

Fire blackens Kauai brush

By Star-Advertiser staff
A brush fire near Nawiliwili Road in Lihue burned nearly 15 acres early Sunday morning. The fire did not damage any homes or structures, and no injuries were reported, a Kauai County spokeswoman said in a news release.

Downed tree closes 2 lanes on Moanalua

By Star-Advertiser staff
Police shut down two westbound lanes of Moanalua Road fronting Waimalu Elementary School on Saturday due to a downed tree. The closure was reported at noon. Lanes had reopened by 3:20 p.m.

HPD officer charged with assault

By Star-Advertiser staff
A Honolulu Police Department officer was charged with misdemeanor assault after being recorded on cellphone video allegedly throwing a Palolo man to the ground.

Suspect sought in geothermal office break-in

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Suspect sought in geothermal office break-in • Suspect arrested in bag shop robbery • Police investigate sex assault in Kaneohe • Injured hiker is airlifted to Palolo park • Fires break out at 3 locations in Lahaina area

Masked bandit hits Chinatown bank

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Masked bandit hits Chinatown bank • Motorcyclist hurt in Nimitz crash • Police investigate downtown stabbing • Man arrested in check fraud case • Knife threat leads to charges • Cruise ship workers injured • Woman charged with burglary

Maui man charged in fatal beating

By Star-Advertiser staff
Fire at abandoned home investigated • Driver arrested in excavator theft

Apartment fire causes extensive damage

By Star-Advertiser staff
Firefighters are trying to determine the cause of a two-alarm fire that injured a 54-year-old man and left an apartment uninhabitable on Vineyard Boulevard, firefighters said.

Stolen vehicle crashes, 2 arrested

By Star-Advertiser staff
Woman suspected of Waipahu assault • Stubborn ridge fire finally doused • Pedestrian hurt crossing Keeaumoku

Battery malfunction cited as fire’s cause

By Star-Advertiser staff
Motorcyclist killed in crash was soldier • State hospital worker attacked by patient

Homeless man arrested in fracas

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Homeless man arrested in fracas • 3 hurt when SUV hits moped • Man arrested in alleged attack

Electric shock kills worker at resort

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Electric shock kills worker at resort • Assault on girlfriend sends man to jail • Parents arrested over alleged child abuse • Youth football embezzler gets probation • Chinese tourist perishes in sea off Big Island

Boy struck by van and killed on Maui

By Star-Advertiser staff
Patient arrested after hospital attack • Medical cause cited in driver’s death • Another cow caught near Ko Olina on Farrington

Accident victim identified as Haiku woman

By Star-Advertiser staff
Cow shuts down Farrington Highway traffic • Suspect charged in stabbing at park

Man, 42, critical after near drowning

By Star-Advertiser staff
Brush fire on Garden Isle flares anew • Bus rider arrested in assault on driver • Owner spots his stolen car and calls 911

Kayakers rescued off Kaena Point

By Star-Advertiser staff
Emergency responders from city and federal agencies rescued three kayakers beset by strong winds off Kaena Point on Saturday, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

Big Isle man charged in drug-related attack

By Star-Advertiser staff
Hawaii island police charged an 18-year-old Glenwood man in connection with a July 6 assault.

Man is charged with shooting 2 victims

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Man is charged with shooting 2 victims • Pair held, drugs seized in stolen-car case

Autopsy to be conducted on Chinese visitor

By Star-Advertiser staff
The city Medical Examiner's Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death of a 74-year-old visitor from China who was found face down in the lagoon at Hilton Hawaiian Village on Tuesday afternoon.

Man critically hurt at Hilton lagoon

By Star-Advertiser staff
Teenager injured at blowhole trail • Murder suspect remains in custody

Driver crosses H-2 median

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 70-year-old man was in serious condition Monday after setting off a five-vehicle crash on the H-2 freeway, police said.

Tip leads to fugitive's arrest in Kaimuki

By Star-Advertiser staff
HPD takes over after body is recovered • Driver allegedly rams ranger's vehicle

Man critically hurt in Kalihi stabbing

By Star-Advertiser staff
A man in his 50s was in critical condition Saturday following an early morning stabbing in Kalihi.

Suspect charged with fleeing from custody

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Suspect charged with fleeing from custody • Man held on suspicion of murder attempt • Diver’s body discovered off Punaluu Bay • Male-female pair sought in theft of truck

Keaau man charged with ramming police car, injuring officer

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Keaau man charged with ramming police car, injuring officer • Maui collision kills 2 visitors • Pahoa house fire caused by stove

Kaneohe man to face 2 assault counts

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 33-year-old Kaneohe man was charged Monday with assaulting a man he found with his ex-girlfriend at her home.

Man killed after car crashes into tree

By Star-Advertiser staff
Officer hurt as suspect's vehicle hits car • Man pulled from sea in critical condition • Autopsies scheduled in ocean accidents

Clash at ex-girlfriend's house spurs arrest

By Star-Advertiser staff
Makaha man is charged with murder • Search is on for work furlough inmate • Missing swimmer makes his way home

Holiday weekend begins with 2 rescues

By Star-Advertiser staff
Argument leads to arrest of McCully man • Man critically hurt after fall into stream

Laupahoehoe man dies of crash injuries

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Laupahoehoe man dies of crash injuries • Ocean users hospitalized in 2 Oahu cases

Police seek help ID’ing Apple Store thief

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
The suspect entered the Apple Store in Kahala Mall about 2:11 p.m. May 23 and took merchandise without paying.

Police officer seriously injured in car crash

By Star-Advertiser staff
Collision that hurt bicyclist is investigated • Boyfriend's stabbing puts woman in jail • City IDs victim of scuba diving accident

Man dies of injuries in domestic dispute

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 20-year-old Kai­lua-Kona man hospitalized with a laceration to his forearm after a domestic dispute June 21 died of his injuries Sunday.

Scuba diver is rescued at Sharks Cove

By Star-Advertiser staff
Maui officer in trouble again, in California • Kapolei brush fire closes H-1 freeway

Hiker dies after falling from Olomana trail

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 52-year-old hiker died after falling 200 feet between the first and second peaks of Mount Olomana Saturday morning, according to Emergency Medical Services.

Bodyboarder injured at Yokohama Bay

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man hurt after 30-foot fall in Makiki • 2 suspects charged in Big Isle truck theft

Man charged with robbery and assault

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Man charged with robbery and assault • Woman held in ID theft, credit card fraud • Kauai man gets 20 years for violent Kapaa robbery

Fatal victims in ocean incidents identified

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Fatal victims in ocean incidents identified • Woman freed amid abuse investigation • Kona man charged with vehicle theft • Firefighters extinguish brush fire

Suspect arrested in Palolo murder case

By Star-Advertiser staff
Gunman sought in Kalihi 7-Eleven holdup • Police seek tips in strong-arm theft of bike • Oahu escapee may have returned to Maui

Victim in critical condition after attack

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man found in water off Waikiki dies • Suspect accused of threats and assault • 3 arrested after being found in stolen car • Multicar accident sends man to hospital

Beachgoers rescue unconscious woman

By Star-Advertiser staff
Alert beachgoers pulled an unconscious 76-year-old woman from waters off Ulua Beach in South Maui on Saturday morning.

Motorcyclist hurt in early-morning accident on H-2

By Star-Advertiser staff
Head-on collision sends 2 to hospital • Woman pulled out of Nuuanu Stream

5 hurt, 1 critically, when pickup touches off Hawaii island crash

By Star-Advertiser staff
A three-vehicle collision on Hawaii Belt Road on Hawaii island's Hama­kua Coast on Friday morning injured five people — one critically.

2 men ejected from Jeep in crash on Maui highway

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
2 men ejected from Jeep in crash on Maui highway • 15-year-old boy injured critically in moped accident

Motorcyclist dies in wrong-way crash

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Motorcyclist dies in wrong-way crash • Police say man died of natural causes • Residents escape house fire in Kau • Waipahu man accused of choking woman • Dirt bike driver killed in crash with minivan on Big Island

Man accused of smashing store's TV sets

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 48-year-old man was charged with second-degree criminal property damage Monday after he allegedly smashed a dozen television sets at a "big box" store in Kai­lua-Kona.

2 hurt when gas line break ignites fire

By Star-Advertiser staff
A planing machine preparing Kapahulu Avenue for repaving struck a gas line and burst into flames Monday evening.

Man's body found in ocean off Point Panic

By Star-Advertiser staff
Lifeguards, firefighters and a good Samaritan recovered the body of a man in his 40s Sunday morning outside the Point Panic bodysurfing spot.

Man critically hurt in motorcycle crash on Pali Highway

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 27-year-old Kaneohe man was in critical condition after the motorcycle he was riding crashed on the Pali Highway Saturday morning, authorities said.

Tugboat helps in finding body of diver

By Star-Advertiser staff
Ewa Beach accident victim identified • 2 men, 1 woman sought in Kalihi robbery • Air conditioner might have ignited blaze

Man tied to fatal stabbing arrested again

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Man tied to fatal stabbing arrested again • Autopsy set for 43-year-old skateboarder • Kalihi man accused of assaulting teen

Meth trafficking ring busted in Makiki

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
The FBI, Honolulu police, Homeland Security Investigations and the California Drug Enforcement Agency uncovered a methamphetamine trafficking operation run out of Makiki apartments that distributed nearly pure meth from a source in Vallejo, Calif. • Man, 50, dies after canoe flips off Kihei beach

Skateboarder, 43, is injured in accident

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 43-year-old man was critically injured early Tuesday morning in a skateboarding accident in Ewa Beach.

Police seek 2 men in robbery and shooting

By Star-Advertiser staff
Homeless man arrested in threatening case • Fire damages Waimea home, burns woman

Driver is killed in Farrington Highway crash

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 41-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene after losing control of her car early Sunday morning near the Kahe Power Plant, Hono­lulu police said.

H-1 motorcyclist dies after rear-ending car

By Star-Advertiser staff
Coast Guard finds missing spear fishermen • Suspect sought in Hauula shooting • Waikiki man, 52, charged with abuse • Boy, 12, arrested over counterfeit money

Girl in critical condition after pool incident

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 7-year-old girl found unresponsive in an East Hono­lulu swimming pool Friday was reported in critical condition.

Alleged fraud has trial set for August

By Star-Advertiser staff
Alleged fraud has trial set for August • Man hurt in fall off Diamond Head Road • Man charged with sexually assaulting girl • 911 emergency phone system repaired

Police say inmate robbed man in Makakilo

Posted 1:30 a.m. HST, Jun 4, 2015
Police say inmate robbed man in Makakilo • Autopsy indicates Kona man drowned • Man, 37, killed by SUV was Lawai resident • Police look into indecency case • Woman found in stream ID’d

Man killed when pickup crashes, burns

By Star-Advertiser staff
A man died in a fiery pickup truck crash on Highway 190 in North Kona on Monday night.

Kauai man dies after being hit by SUV

By Star-Advertiser staff
2 sought for questioning in Pukahi case • Autopsy set for hiker who died Sunday

2 inmates missing at Laumaka

By Star-Advertiser staff
17 rescued in large south swell • Woman charged in assault case

Fall near Makapuu sends hiker to hospital

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man pulled from Wahiawa lake dies • Driver allegedly struck another vehicle • Woman held in assault of police officer

1 teen arrested for threatening, 5 for stealing school computers

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 1:30 a.m. HST, May 30, 2015
1 teen arrested for threatening, 5 for stealing school computers • Human fetus found at Kahului wastewater plant • Inmate who fled work furlough back in prison

Man goes missing; foul play suspected

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Man goes missing; foul play suspected • Nanakuli man, 81, charged in attack • Inmate fails to return from work furlough

Maui inmate found after day at large

By Star-Advertiser staff
Maui inmate found after day at large • Woman injured in crash dies

Woman critically hurt in moped accident

By Star-Advertiser staff
Woman critically hurt in moped accident • Motorcycle rider injured in Kaneohe crash

Northwest Maui house destroyed by fire

By Star-Advertiser staff
Northwest Maui house destroyed by fire • Fire damages Haiku saddle-repair shed

Motorcyclist dies in H-3 freeway crash

By Star-Advertiser staff
A 25-year-old man died Sunday afternoon after he apparently lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a guardrail on the H-3 freeway.

Kapahulu man charged with manslaughter

By Star-Advertiser staff
Kapahulu man charged with manslaughter • Suspect in identity theft, fraud arrested • Ewa Beach man accused of sexual assault

Woman arrested as suspect in arson and attempted murder

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Woman arrested as suspect in arson, attempted murder • Man's bail set at $250,000 in Oneula Beach Park shooting • Police suspect arson on Big Isle • Man charged with 20 offenses

Suspect in Oneula park shooting detained

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Suspect in Oneula park shooting detained • 50-foot plunge injures Maui opihi picker • Victim in deadly fight was Honolulu man • Mower spark causes 1 of 2 brush fires on Garden Isle

Ewa Beach man charged in assault

By Star-Advertiser staff
Ewa Beach man charged in assault • Victim found in sea brought to hospital • Suspect released in attack with car; and more

Man dies of injuries from May 3 attack

Posted 1:30 a.m. HST, May 19, 2015
Man dies of injuries from May 3 attack • Homeless person shot in Ewa Beach

McCully fire causes $300K in damage

By Star-Advertiser staff
McCully fire causes $300K in damage • Police capture Laumaka furlough fugitive • Crash in Palolo leaves woman, 46, injured • Hikers survive 3 days stranded in Koolaus

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