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HPD dominated headlines in 2017 with Kealoha scandal

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    From left, former Honolulu police chief Louis Kealoha and his wife, Katherine, lead thisyear’s list of top stories.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A fire at the Marco Polo high-rise condominium July 14 was one of the worst tragedies of 2017, killing four people andcausing $100 million in damage.

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The Hokule‘a ends its three-year journey at Magic Island.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The state’s Emergency Management Agency tests its “attack warning” siren in case of a North Korean attack.

  • COURTESY OF JAMES AND YOLANDA ACOL

    The case of “Peter Boy” Kema finally comes to a close after two decades.

A cloud hung over the Honolulu Police Department for much of 2017, making it the most dominant news story in local headlines. Read more

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