Thirty Meter Telescope law enforcement costs slowly being made public
By Sophie Cocke firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug. 16, 2019
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CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / JULY 17
A Honolulu Police Department officer looks back while standing in formation along Mauna Kea Access Road on July 17. Law enforcement from neighboring islands were flown to the Big Island after opponents of the Thirty Meter Telescope blocked the road to the summit.
JAMM AQUINO / July 23
A Thirty Meter Telescope protester, doing duty as a crossing guard, gestures for a Honolulu Police Department van to slow down through the intersection during the protest against TMT telescope on July 23 at the base of Mauna Kea. HPD spent over $162,000 to assist in the law enforcement efforts last month.