Former police chief received discounted solar deal

  • Former Deputy Prosecutor, Katherine Kealoha (left) and her husband, retired Honolulu Police Chief Louis Kealoha, enter the Federal Courthouse Tuesday. (PHOTO BY DENNIS DOA / Star-Advertiser)

HONOLULU — Louis Kealoha was given a $20,000 discount for the installation of 26 solar panels at his Kahala home in 2013 as a favor to a police officer who worked part time for the solar contractor and because Kealoha was the police chief, according to the contractor.