News Releases

Retirement Ceremony for Deputy K9 Drikus.

Deputy Canine Retirement

Posted on Oct 23, 2012 in News Releases

Deputy Canine Retirement — A special ceremony was held today at Washington Place for one of the Public Safety Sheriff Division’s finest canines. Sheriff Deputies along with other law enforcement officials gathered for the retirement of Deputy Canine Drikus who served in the Sheriff Division from 2002 until last month.

Across PSD Newsletter (Vol.1, Issue3, October 2012) Numerous Department of Public Safety accomplishments are highlighted in this edition. ACROSS PSD is a publication produced by the Public Information Office of the Hawai`i State Department of Public Safety.

Volume 1, Issue 2/March 2012 – Numerous Department of Public Safety accomplishments are highlighted in this edition.  ACROSS PSD is a publication produced by the Public Information Office of the Hawai`i State Department of Public Safety.

Volume 1, Issue 1/December 2011 – The official emplyee newsletter for the Department of Public Safety (PSD) returns after a hiatus of several years.  ACROSS PSD is a publication produced by the Public Information Office of the Hawai`i State Department of Public Safety.

Opeartion Pick’em Up

Posted on Sep 28, 2012 in News Releases

MULTI-AGENCY OPERATION “PICK’EM UP” NETS SEVERAL PEOPLE ACCUSED OF IDENTITY THEFT RELATED CRIMES — As part of an on-going effort to cut down on identity theft related crime, a joint inter-agency investigation called Operation “Pick’em Up” was conducted by the state Department of Public Safety’s Sheriff Division, U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Department of Homeland Security ...
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WCCC Prison Monologues

Prison Monologues

Posted on Sep 14, 2012 in News Releases

WOMEN INMATES PERFORM “PRISON MONOLOGUES” SERIES –Five Inmates from the Women’s Community Correctional Center (WCCC) presented a special performance of “Prison Monologues” today in WCCC’s Maunawili Courtyard. “Prison Monologues” is a dramatic presentation of the women’s writings that they perform at schools and other organizations around Oahu.

9/12/12 Sheriff Warrant Sweep

Posted on Sep 12, 2012 in News Releases

STATE SHERIFF DIVISION CONDUCTS NIGHT WARRANT SWEEP –As part of an on-going effort to address outstanding warrants, the Sheriff Division Special Operations Section-Fugitive Unit conducted a night warrant sweep Tuesday. The sweep targeted traffic, Grand Jury, Probation/Parole violations and criminal outstanding warrants. 60 warrants were cleared and 39 arrests were made. The warrants included 12 ...
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GED Graduation

GED Graduation

Posted on Aug 31, 2012 in News Releases

TEN HALAWA CORRECTIONAL FACILITY INMATES RECEIVE GED DIPLOMAS –Ten inmates housed at the Halawa Correctional Facility (HCF) are now one step closer to reintegrating back into society. A cap and gown graduation ceremony was held today at the facility where the ten men were handed their GED diplomas.

Sheriff Graduation

Posted on Aug 24, 2012 in News Releases

SEVENTEEN NEW DEPUTIES TO BEGIN NEW RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE STATE SHERIFF DIVISION –U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye, members of the Legislature, Public Safety Officials, family and friends gathered in Waipio today to witness the graduation of the 2012 Sheriff Recruit Class at the Hawaii Okinawa Center. Seventeen new Deputies were added to the Sheriff Division.

Two Sheriff Deputies and their Deputy Sheriff canines were recognized by the United States Postal Inspection Service today for their role in "Operation Club Shabu."

Operation Club Shabu

Posted on Aug 14, 2012 in News Releases

STATE SHERIFF DIVISION K-9 UNIT GETS FEDERAL RECOGNITION FOR ITS WORK IN A NATIONAL OPERATION — Two Sheriff Deputies and their Deputy Sheriff canines were recognized by the United States Postal Inspection Service today for their role in “Operation Club Shabu.” The national operation ran from January 23, 2012 to February 10, 2012 and targeted ...
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