Considering crime

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Community members listen during a meeting on crime in Puna Saturday at the Pahoa Neighborhood Center.

  • During a community meeting in Puna Saturday at the Pahoa Neighborhood Center, County Prosecuting Attorney Mitch Roth speaks about crime. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)

  • State Rep. Joy San Buenaventura leads a community meeting on crime in Puna Saturday at the Pahoa Neighborhood Center. (Photos by HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)

  • Puna Community Policing officers Jeremy Kubojiri, left, and Davy Kamalii talk with attendees during a meeting at the Pahoa Neighborhood Center.

Violent crime seemed to be on the minds of people who attended a forum Saturday on crime and drug abuse in Puna.