Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2020-12: Committed and pled guilty to a federal criminal offense for the disclosure of confidential information. Failed to submit proper documentation as required by department policy. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Disclosure of Confidential Information (Prosecutors not notified because FBI handled the investigation.)

Discharged
Pending grievance
Yes
No

2020-13: Submitted a falsified HPD document. Failed to submit a report in a timely manner as required by department policy. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Tampering with a Government Record

3-day suspension
Pending grievance
Yes
Yes
N/A

2020-21: Failed to properly investigate several cases and supervise a subordinate to complete the outstanding cases. (Officer retired prior to 10-day suspension.)

10-day suspension
Final
No
No
John Rathjen
2020-23

2020-22: Failed to complete investigations in a timely manner and properly investigate several cases. (Officer retired prior to 10-day suspension.)

10-day suspension
Final
No
No

2020-32: Made arrangements to purchase a firearm from an individual who intended to submit it for destruction. Failed to pay the individual for the firearm upon possession. Failed to submit a report and properly submit the firearm for destruction.

5-day suspension
Final
No
No
Byron Anaya

2020-33: In an incident involving multiple traffice fatalities, engaged in a motor vehicle pursuit and failed to follow departmental policy. Failed to activate his body-worn camera. Provided false information regarding the motor vehicle pursuit in his police report. Criminal Conduct Initiated: False Swearing in Official Matters (Prosecutors not notified because unable to establish the elements of a crime.)

Discharged
Pending grievance
Yes
No
N/A

2020-41: As a supervisor, failed to submit evidence within a timely manner and failed to submit a report for the recovery of the evidence.

5-day suspension
Final
No
No

2020-43: Engaged in a motor vehicle pursuit that resulted in the suspect vehicle being involved in a motor vehicle collision (MVC). Failed to abide by procedures by not declaring a pursuit and assessing the risks during the pursuit. Failed to notify dispatch and a supervisor about pursuing the suspect vehicle upon discovery of the MVC. Omitted pursuit information from police report.

3-day suspension
Final
No
No

2020-47: Displayed partiality when responding to a domestic argument involving HPD personnel. Failed to notify a supervisor, deactivated the body-worn camera, and failed to submit a written report.

1-day suspension
Pending grievance
Yes
No
N/A

2020-48: Displayed partiality when responding to a domestic argument involving HPD personnel. Failed to notify a supervisor, deactivated the body-worn camera, and failed to submit a written report.

1-day suspension
Pending grievance
Yes
No
N/A