The Maui Police Department is requesting the Public’s assistance in identifying the male involved in an unprovoked attack on a bicyclist in Haiku this past Tuesday. On Tuesday, September 8, 2020, between 9:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., a male was riding his bicycle on Haiku Road when he was confronted by a Caucasian male operating a newer model white pickup truck, possibly a … [Read more...] about MPD Requesting Public’s Assistance in Assault Type Case
Please Celebrate Safely This Labor Day Holiday Think Before You Drink! The Labor Day holiday weekend is one of the deadliest times of the year in terms of impaired driving fatalities. The Maui Police Department- Traffic Division will be out enforcing our zero tolerance response to impaired driving. The public can expect saturation patrols where there is a noticeable … [Read more...] about LABOR DAY- Impaired Driving Enforcement Campaign
UPDATE: On 08/24/2020, we were notified that Mr. Jeremiah Rabanes made contact with his family and is in good health. MPD would like to thank the public’s assistance in this matter. Maui Police Department is requesting your assistance in a Missing Person type case. On August 21, 2020, Jeremiah Rabanes (36) from Wailuku, was reported missing. Rabanes was last … [Read more...] about UPDATE: 08/24/2020, MPD Press Release: Missing Person, Jeremiah Rabanes
Illustrated by Ron Pitts As we all know, MPD adamantly enforces a long list of laws that govern the roads. The seatbelt law even has a catchy slogan that we all know. If I'm not mistaken, vehicles turning right on red are REQUIRED to STOP before proceeding. My main method of transportation is a bicycle and I use crossways regularly to avoid disrupting traffic. Many times … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! You are breaking the law!
Illustration by Ron Pitts I was at a show at the MACC, and was left by my pinche feo boyfriend. I was doing right by not driving myself there, knowing we would have some drinks. At the end of the show, I had no way to get home and two MPD officers were incredibly kind to me, kind enough to sit with me while I put myself together. I know the police department catches so much … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! Mahalo to the men in blue