HPD Chief Ballard defends sending officers to TMT protest
By Gordon Y.K. Pang firstname.lastname@example.org
July 28, 2019
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BRUCE ASATO / APRIL 30
Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard told the Honolulu City Council Public Safety and Welfare Committee Thursday she was answering a call for assistance when she approved sending 56 HPD officers plus support vehicles to the base of Mauna Kea.
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
TMT opponents acting as crossing guards gestured for a Honolulu police van to slow down through an intersection Tuesday at the base of Mauna Kea.