comscore Reward offered in Kauai homicide case | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Every act of aloha counts. Click here to DONATE to the MAUI RELIEF Fund.
Top News

Reward offered in Kauai homicide case

Honolulu Star-Advertiser logo
Unlimited access to premium stories for as low as $12.95 /mo.
Get It Now


Friends of a Kauai woman whose body was found July 3 are offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of her killer.

Police opened a homicide investigation after the body of Amber Jackson, 57, was found in a wooded area a few miles from her Kapahi home. Jackson worked as a secretary at the Kauai office of the Hawaii State Teachers Association.

Anyone with information on Jackson’s death is urged to call the Kauai Police Department at 241-1711, the department’s Investigative Services Bureau at 241-1696 or CrimeStoppers at 241-1887. 

The Hawaii State Teachers Association established a memorial fund in honor of Jackson. Send checks to Hawaii State Teachers Association, 1200 Ala Kapuna St., Honolulu, HI 96819. Checks should be made out to “HSTA Amber Jackson Memorial Fund.”

For more information on the memorial fund, call Ann Hataoka, HSTA Director of Finance and Accounting, at 840-2249 or


Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to view ongoing news coverage of the Maui wildfires. Sign up for our free e-newsletter to get the latest news delivered to your inbox. Download the Honolulu Star-Advertiser mobile app to stay on top of breaking news coverage.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up