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Details of 2019 Maui jail riot that caused $5.3 million in damage still being withheld

  • BRYAN BERKOWITZ / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER / 2019
                                It took 3-1/2 hours to contain the March 11, 2019, riot at the Maui Community Correctional Center in Wailuku. Above, new tables are bolted to the floor in Module A at the facility where the riot took place.

    BRYAN BERKOWITZ / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER / 2019

    It took 3-1/2 hours to contain the March 11, 2019, riot at the Maui Community Correctional Center in Wailuku. Above, new tables are bolted to the floor in Module A at the facility where the riot took place.

When the Honolulu Star-Advertiser filed a public-records request for the document this year, DPS initially told the newspaper it would have to pay $770 in costs, before denying the request outright. Read more

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