Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2015-63: Handcuffed the individual and drove him to a location where he threatened him. Damaged the individual's property. Did not submit appropriate incident reports to document his actions during the incident.

Discharged
Pending grievance
Yes
No
Refused to release

2015-36: Attempted to intimidate a witness and was untruthful during the administrative investigation. Failed to submit all materials and relevant information for the administrative investigation.

20-day suspension
Final
Yes
No
Sonja Kaina
2015-43 2015-56

2015-41: Challenged an individual to a fight and assaulted him by throwing him to the ground. Was discourteous and used profanity. Failed to properly report the incident and failed to submit a Use of Force form. Failed to check on the individual's injuries or provide him with emergency services. (Pursuant to grievance process, dicharge reduced to a 30-day suspension.)

30-day suspension
Final
Yes
Yes
Siave Seti

2015-63: Handcuffed the individual and drove him to a location where he threatened him. Damaged the individual's property. Did not submit appropriate incident reports to document his actions during the incident.

Discharged
Arbitration
Yes
No
Refused to release

2015-36: Attempted to intimidate a witness and was untruthful during the administrative investigation. Failed to submit all materials and relevant information for the administrative investigation.

20-day suspension
Final
Yes
No
Sonja Kaina
2015-43 2015-56

2014-32: Verbally threatened the complainant. Punched the complainant in the face and slammed his head into the ground. (Pursuant to grievance process, suspension reduced from 20 days to 12 days.)

12-day suspension
Final
Yes
Yes
Lyle Castro

2014-33: Was hostile and intimidating toward another officer. Made hostile remarks directed at another officer.

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2014-32: Verbally threatened the complainant. Punched the complainant in the face and slammed his head into the ground. (Pursuant to grievance process, suspension reduced from 20 days to 12 days.)

12-day suspension
Final
Yes
Yes
Lyle Castro

2014-33: Was hostile and intimidating toward another officer. Made hostile remarks directed at another officer.

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2013-19: While off duty, the officer grabbed the complainant and made threatening and disrespectful remarks toward her.

1-day suspension
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A