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Maui’s jail is so understaffed that the state is recruiting guards from other Hawaiian Islands to help

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    “MCCC is extremely short staffed where (adult corrections officers) have been routinely working sixteen hours. Temporary relief is essential.”

    Nolan Espinda

    Director, state Department of Public Safety

Staffing levels at the Maui Community Correctional Center have grown so bad that the state is trying to fly in guards from other islands to help out with shifts. Read more

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