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Police arrest 11 on outstanding warrants

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaiʻi Island Police have captured eleven people in Hilo and the Puna District with outstanding warrants. Police arrested and charged Richard Benevides, Ryan Oana, Kehaulani Pau, Isiah Campbell-Francisco, George Kahakua Jr., Joseph Deguair, Wesley Snyder, Sierra Grammar, Sheldon Haili, James K. Gorospe, and Christopher Igawa-Silva, all with outstanding warrants. Police have been focusing […]

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Police seek info on fatal hit and run in April

The Hawai’i Police Department is renewing a request to members of the community that may have any information regarding the circumstances of a hit and run vehicle crash that occurred during the early morning hours of Wednesday (April 3) on Highway 11, North of Makalika Street, which resulted in the death of 35-year-old Anthony Harper, […]

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‘Activate Puna’ block party coming to Pahoa on Saturday (May 11)

MEDIA RELEASE (PAHOA, HAWAII, MAY 8, 2019)—The public is invited to the ‘Activate Puna’ block party on Saturday, May 11, from 4-10:p.m. The event features a street closure along Pahoa Village Road between Akeakamai Loop and Kauhale Street.  Pahoa Village Road between Akeakamai and Kauhale will be closed to vehicular traffic between 12 noon to […]

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Police are searching for a girl reported missing

MEDIA RELEASE Maycee Ahsui-Mendoza Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Maycee Ahsui-Mendoza who has been reported as missing. She was last seen in the Keaʻau area on, (April 17). Ahsui-Mendoza is 14-years-old, approximately 5-feet tall, 100 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Police ask anyone with information on her […]

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Puna woman charged for ramming police car and other offenses

MEDIA RELEASE Rina-Lee Yaeko Shimizu Detectives charged a 38-year-old Pāhoa woman Friday for several offenses stemming from incident in which she allegedly rammed a police vehicle last Wednesday night in Kalapana before fleeing the scene and was subsequently arrested. The suspect is identified as a Rina-Lee Yaeko Shimizu of a Hawaiian Beaches address. The incident […]

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Early morning fire burns home in Puna Saturday (April 20)

By Hawaii 24/7 Staff Fire/rescue crews responded to a 4:39 a.m. alarm on Saturday (April 20) to 15-2711 Opakapaka Street in Puna for a structure fire. Crews arrived to find a vacant, single-story home about 75% engulfed in flames with flames coming out of the front windows and live electrical lines arcing with sparks showering […]

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Septi Tuaefe

Puna man arrested for multiple offenses

MEDIA RELEASE Septi Tuaefe On Monday (April 15), Hawaiʻi Island Police arrested a 28-year old Kalapana Black Sands man for an array of offenses. Police have arrested Septi Tuaefe, also known as “Joe”, for an array of offenses that include unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle, fraud use of a license plate, possession of a […]

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Shilo Brent

Police are searching for a Puna man wanted on warrants

UPDATED: Police capture Glenwood man after chase in Hilo Friday (May 3) MEDIA RELEASE Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 42-year-old Puna man who is wanted for outstanding warrants. Shilo Brent, of Glenwood, is described as Caucasian, 5-foot-7, weighs about 175 pounds, medium build, tan complexion, with short brown […]

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Layne Tomlinson

Police are searching for a Keaau boy reported missing

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for a 15-year-old Keaʻau boy who was reported missing. Layne Tomlinson Layne Tomlinson was last seen in Hilo on, Thursday, (January 24).  He is described as being 5-feet-3-inches, weighing 110 pounds, with hazel eyes, wavy black hair and a fair complexion. Police ask anyone with information on his […]

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Puna man charged with offenses in connection with a church break-in

Hawaiʻi Island Police have charged 28-year-old Scott Conol-Pavao with an array of offenses stemming from a break-in which occurred on, (April 7). Police responded to a report of a man that broke into a church and when confronted left the area on a motorcycle.

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Puna police officer arrested, charged with abuse and assault

Hawaiʻi Police Department Detectives have charged a 29-year-old Puna Patrol Officer with two counts of Abuse of a Household member and one count of second-degree Assault following an early morning off-duty domestic argument on Monday, (April 8), that resulted in injuries to a family member.

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Volunteers work to beautify Pahoa roundabout

MEDIA RELEASE On, (March 23), a Non-Profit Organization, Malama O Puna, in conjunction with students from the Big Island Youth Challenge, and the Hawaiʻi Police Department conducted a beautification project on the Pāhoa roundabout.  Malama O Puna, led by Rene Siracusa coordinated a joint effort with twelve members of the Hawaiʻi Youth Challenge/staff, and the […]

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Water tank stolen from Glenwood Park, police seek witnesses

MEDIA RELEASE Glenwood Park Water Tank Hawaiʻi Island Police are seeking witnesses or information relative to a theft of a water tank from the Glenwood Park in Mountain View.  It was reported by County personnel that this morning, Monday, (March 25), between 1:50 a.m. and 2:25 a.m., a black 4000-gallon water catchment tank was removed […]

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Pahoa man charged for theft and firearm offenses

MEDIA RELEASE Captain Max Starbuck Blackwell A 43-year-old Pāhoa man was charged for theft and firearm offenses after the crime was captured on video surveillance. After conferring with prosecutors, detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigation Section charged Captain Max Starbuck Blackwell with first-degree burglary, one count of third-degree theft, one count of unauthorized control […]

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