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‘Smart On Crime’: Lawmakers Take Up Wide-Ranging Reforms Flickr: James Cridland

‘Smart On Crime’: Lawmakers Take Up Wide-Ranging Reforms

The massive recommendations of a once-a-decade task force are moving ahead despite concerns that some go too far.

Honolulu Police Want to Keep Misconduct Away From Public Scrutiny

Honolulu Police Want to Keep Misconduct Away From Public Scrutiny

Legislation is advancing that would require full disclosure about officers who get suspended for misconduct.
Sizing Up Our State Pension Program

Sizing Up Our State Pension Program

Anyone who has ever worked for the government in Hawaii or pays taxes here has a stake in the …