In The Name Of The Law

In the Name of the Law: What the Public Isn’t Being Told About Police Misconduct

·By Patti Epler and Nick Grube

Sanjeev Ranabhat, Special to Civil Beat

About the Authors

Civil Beat Staff

Patti Epler

Patti Epler is the Editor of Civil Beat. She's been a reporter and editor for more than 30 years, primarily in Hawaii, Alaska, Washington and Arizona. You can follow her on twitter at @PattiatCB, email her at or call her at 808-377-0561.

Civil Beat Staff

Nick Grube

Nick Grube is a reporter for Civil Beat. You can reach him by email at or follow him on Twitter at @nickgrube.


What do you think of the way Hawaii handles release of police misconduct information? Should there be more public disclosure?