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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

Kailua man hurt in home robbery attempt

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Kailua man hurt in home robbery attempt • Homeless man charged in 2 sex assaults • Boy arrested in alleged assault on teacher

HPD officer arrested in sex assault case

By Star-Advertiser staff
HPD officer arrested in sex assault case • Driver killed as truck flips over in Makiki • Suspected hit-and-run puts man in hospital • Pair unharmed by house fire on Garden Isle

Armed man uses ruse to rob student at UH dormitory

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Armed man uses ruse to rob student at UH dormitory • Handgun belonged to fugitive killed by marshal, police say • Hilo woman charged, jailed in lychee theft • Tips are sought after gunfire damages car

Motorcyclist injured in highway accident

By Star-Advertiser staff
Motorcyclist injured in highway accident • Cause of death pending for man in crash

Police seek suspect in Kunia bank robbery

By Star-Advertiser staff
Police are asking the public to help them find a man who robbed the Central Pacific Bank branch inside a Times Supermarket in Kunia on Saturday.

Collision in Waianae causes injuries to 7

By Star-Advertiser staff
Collision in Waianae causes injuries to 7 • Motorcycle crash kills Valley Isle man • Pair on motorcycle die in Kona crash; and more

Robbery suspect nabbed

By Star-Advertiser staff
Robbery suspect nabbed • Man charged in holdup • Grant funds physics study

Man allegedly admits to robbery

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man allegedly admits to robbery • Witnesses capture suspected thief • Medical condition suspected in crash

SUV crash on Kauai injures 3 teenagers

By Star-Advertiser staff
Three teenagers were injured when the sport utility vehicle they were in crashed into a tree Wednesday in Kapaa, Kauai.

Furlough inmate goes back to center, flees

By Star-Advertiser staff
Furlough inmate goes back to center, flees • Pedestrian killed as car swerves to side

Girl and father sought by the FBI

By Star-Advertiser staff
Girl and father sought by the FBI • Crew evacuated from burning cargo ship

16 women charged with sexual assault

By Star-Advertiser staff
16 women charged with sexual assault • Ex-probation officer charged with felonies • Truck hits, injures man beside highway

Suspect arrested in Kalihi stabbing

By Star-Advertiser staff
Suspect arrested in Kalihi stabbing • Assailant puts victim in critical condition • Kailua woman charged in abuse of kin; and more

Ala Moana stabbing under investigation

By Star-Advertiser staff
Ala Moana stabbing under investigation • Pool firm caught dumping wastewater • Shopping center fire began in L&L kitchen; and more

Swimmer's body pulled from bay

By Star-Advertiser staff
The body of a male swimmer was recovered Friday afternoon off Yokohama Bay, and lifeguards rescued his two companions, according to the city Emergency Services Department.

Fire at L&L leads to evacuation of animals

By Star-Advertiser Staff and News Services
Fire at L&L leads to evacuation of animals • Inmate who fled in February finally nabbed

Man charged with sex assaults on girl

By Star-Advertiser staff
An Oahu grand jury returned an indictment Tuesday charging a 21-year-old Kalihi man with multiple counts of sexual assault against a girl younger than 14.

American Savings Bank hit by robbers Monday afternoon

By Star-Advertiser staff
Police were looking for two male suspects Tuesday in connection with a robbery at an American Savings Bank in the Liliha area.

Man sought in death of newspaper seller

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man sought in death of newspaper seller • Coast Guard halts search for fisherman • Body of Big Isle opihi picker found in water

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
Boy found floating facedown in pool • OCCC work furlough inmate goes missing • 3 divers rescued after boat overturns; and more

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
2 hospitalized in separate ocean incidents • Suspect flees after attack aboard bus

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
Theft at veterans cemetery investigated • Man hit by bus on H-1 freeway identified • Arrest made in alleged child sex assault; and more

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
2 homeless men charged in assaults • Coast Guard looks for missing mariner

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
Portlock blaze blamed on blowtorch • Pair of shoplifting suspects arrested • Makawao, Kula crews battling brush fire

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 1:30 a.m. HST, Apr 22, 2015
Apartment fire hits Ward Avenue building • Renovation work takes blame for blaze

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff Posted 1:30 a.m. HST, Apr 21, 2015
Police have asked for help from the public in locating four men wanted for questioning in connection with a Kalihi shooting in February that left two dead.

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
Man swept into sea dies at hospital • Trio of divers saved after boat capsizes • Moped rider, age 77, hurt in Manoa crash

911 Report

By Star-Advertiser staff
Suspect in fatal hit-run released • Paddler is rescued off Molokai

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