DPS: We’ve made ‘significant’ changes to flawed process

  • A sheriff’s deputy and a Department of Corrections officer load prisoners for transport from the courthouse back to HCCC. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file photo)

KAILUA-KONA — The probe into the mistaken release five months ago of an accused murderer is ongoing, but the Department of Public Safety says it has worked to modify and strengthen procedures to prevent a repeat of the flub.