Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2019-13: Failed to take appropriate action and failed to report the incident when an individual was forced to lick a urinal. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Conspiracy Against Rights Deprivation of Rights Under Color of Law (Prosecutors not notified because FBI took over investigation.)

Discharged
Final
No
No

2017-5: As a supervisor, retaliated against a subordinate officer by speaking to the subordinate officer in an unprofessional manner. (Pursuant to the grievance process, suspension reduced from 1 day to a written reprimand.)

Written reprimand-day suspension
Final
Yes
No
N/A

2017-8: Offered to use police powers to help a female suspect in exchange for sexual favors. Failed to remain impartial. Used the departmental computer and provided confidential information to the female suspect. Devised a scheme to defraud and deprive through bribery. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Department of the Attorney General investigation.

Discharged
Final
No
No

2017-14: Entered a van without permission and maliciously used physical force against the occupant. Used overbearing and oppressive conduct while under the color of his police authority. Failed to initiate and submit a police report to document his actions. Used his HPD-issued electric gun in an unlawful and unreasonable manner and failed to notify a supervisor. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Unauthorized Entry Into Motor Vehicle in the First Degree (Prosecutor not notifief because unable to locate compainant.)

Discharged
Final
No
No

2017-23: As a supervisor, made repeated unwelcomed and unwanted advances toward a female employee that were inappropriate and in violation of the department’s sexual harassment policy. Violated the confidentiality and non-retaliation agreement by initiating a conversation regarding this issue while the investigation was ongoing.

20-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2016-24: Got into an altercation with a female motorist and told her to "pull over" while off duty and in plain clothes. Swore at the female and spoke to her in an unprofessional manner.

3-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A
2016-25

2016-25: Approached the complainant in an aggressive manner. Yelled at the complainant to challenge the male to a fight. Continued to yell at the male while a lieutenant attempted to intervene.

10-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A
2016-24

2016-36: Failed to remain impartial when he contacted another officer and told him not to attend court so that an Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of an intoxicant case would be dismissed.

10-day suspension
Pending grievance
Yes
No
N/A

2015-3: Made inappropriate comments of a sexual nature to an arrestee in police custody.

5-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2015-24: Retaliated against a subordinate by removing her from her assigned beat and changing her work schedule.

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A