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HPD Chief Susan Ballard plans to ‘shore up’ neighborhood beats with infusion of new officers

  • STAR-ADVERTISER
                                <strong>“In at least the last probably 35 years … we’ve never seen that number coming to the police department.”</strong>
                                <strong>Susan Ballard</strong>
                                <em>Honolulu police chief</em>

    STAR-ADVERTISER

    “In at least the last probably 35 years … we’ve never seen that number coming to the police department.”

    Susan Ballard

    Honolulu police chief

  • 2020 February 4 CTY  HSA Photo by Bruce Asato
Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard speaks at the joint press conference with legislative leaders and law enforcement announcing gun violence prevention and mental health bills, Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Legislators included Representatives Della Au Belatti, Chris Lee, Joy San Buenaventura, Gregg Takayama and Senators Rosalyn Baker, Clarence Nishihara, Karl Rhoads, appeared with Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard, Hawaii Attorney General Clare E. Connors and Edward Mersereau, State Department of Health, Deputy Director of Behavioral Health Services.

    2020 February 4 CTY HSA Photo by Bruce Asato Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard speaks at the joint press conference with legislative leaders and law enforcement announcing gun violence prevention and mental health bills, Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Legislators included Representatives Della Au Belatti, Chris Lee, Joy San Buenaventura, Gregg Takayama and Senators Rosalyn Baker, Clarence Nishihara, Karl Rhoads, appeared with Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard, Hawaii Attorney General Clare E. Connors and Edward Mersereau, State Department of Health, Deputy Director of Behavioral Health Services.

The Honolulu Police Department plans to “shore up” parts of the department after Mayor Kirk Caldwell’s proposal for a large bump in positions for officers. Read more

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