Former pain doctor Rudolph B. Puana convicted on all 38 counts of illegally distributing oxycodone and fentanyl. Case emphasizes consequences of medical professionals abusing power and prescribing opioids without legitimate medical need. Puana remanded into custody pending sentencing.
Former Honolulu police officer indicted and arrested for child sex offenses. This article discusses the case and the seriousness of child exploitation crimes, especially when perpetrated by those sworn to protect society's most vulnerable members. Joint investigation by Homeland Security Investigations and FBI. Prosecution being handled by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Wayne A. Myers and Christine Olson. Related press releases and contact information provided. #childexploitationcrimes #MasonJordan #TheHawaiiDistrictUSAttorney
Former Maui Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Child Enticement Charge: Read about the shocking case involving an ex-officer who contacted an undercover officer he believed was a young girl, offering money and explicit photos. This incident raises concerns about power abuse and child protection.
An Oahu man and two Maui men face charges of drug trafficking, firearm offenses, illegal gambling, and money laundering. Arrests made after FBI investigation.
Oahu schoolteacher detained on charges of sexually exploiting a minor student. Learn about the case, prevention measures, and support for victims.
Three former Hawaii correctional officers convicted of civil rights violations for assaulting and covering up an inmate's brutal assault. Justice will be served.
Learn how the FBI Honolulu Field Office is raising awareness about the growing threat of cyberattacks in Hawaii. Discover the importance of establishing a proactive relationship with the FBI to enhance cybersecurity practices and effectively combat malicious cyber activity. Find preventive steps and contact information to protect your business or organization. #Cybersecurity #FBIHonolulu #CyberAwareness
Four individuals charged in corruption scheme related to Big Island affordable housing. Defendants accused of deceiving public and obtaining kickbacks.
Retired law enforcement officer sentenced to 46 months in prison for assault on a cruise ship. Unprovoked attack caused serious bodily injury to an elderly passenger and resulted in life-threatening injuries. This informational post provides details of the incident, sentencing, victim's injuries, and the investigation conducted by the FBI and Coast Guard. Contact information for inquiries is provided.
Former Maui public official and Honolulu businessman charged with federal bribery and fraud offenses. Learn about the allegations, consequences, and the importance of preventing and combating corruption.