SOUTH POINT — A days-long, islandwide manhunt culminated Friday in South Point when the Hawaii Police Department’s Special Response Team engaged in a shootout with Justin Waiki, the man wanted in the shooting death of Puna patrol officer Bronson Kaliloa earlier this week.
KAILUA-KONA — A Hawaii Police Department Special Response Team sergeant was shot during a shootout Friday with alleged cop killer Justin Waiki off South Point Road in Ka‘u. Waiki has been confirmed dead.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police have released the name of three people arrested following a shooting incident Friday in Ka‘u that left suspected cop killer Justin Waiki dead.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are investigating two officer-involved shooting incidents that occurred Thursday in the areas of Keauhou and Napoopoo Road.
HILO — Incumbent County Council members held tight to the money lead in the most recent campaign finance reports, with most accepting large contributions from unions and other special interest groups, compared to smaller donations from individuals.
KAILUA-KONA — Police have identified a cyclist killed after being struck by a vehicle on Queen Kaahumanu Highway Thursday morning.
Honaunau’s Tai Liko Scarbrough has become a familiar name in the winner’s circle of Peaman Biathlon events for the last 15 years or so.