Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2020-38: Kicked and threatened an individual. Forced an individual to lick a urinal. Failed to arrest an individual for an outstanding warrant. Failed to participate with an administrative investigation. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Conspiracy Against Rights Deprivation of Rights Under Color of Law (Prosecutors not notified because FBI handlged the Investigation.) (Officer resigned prior to discharge.)

Discharged
Final
No
No
John Rabago

2020-28: Involved in verbal argument with ex-girlfriend, which escalated into physical altercation where he pushed her, causing her to fall to the ground and sustain an abrasion. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Abuse of Family or Household Members (Prosecutors not notified because Department of Public Safety handled the investigation.) (Pursuant to the grievance process, discharge reduced to 115 day suspension.)

115-day suspension
Final
Yes
No
Troy Stewart

2020-9: Slapped and kicked an individual to the ground while effecting an arrest. Repeatedly made derogatory comments. Failed to activate his body-worn camera and submit appropriate reports.

10-day suspension
Final
No
No

2020-2: Used unnecessary force when attempting to restrain an individual and made an inappropriate comment. Failed to submit appropriate reports and forms. Criminal conduct intiated: Assault in the Third Degree Terroristic Threatening in the Second Degree

1-day suspension
Final
No
Yes
Michael Cobb

2018-16: Was involved in a physical and verbal altercation with another officer. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Harassment

5-day suspension
Final
No
Yes
N/A
2017-31

2017-37: Used unprofessional language and conduct toward a superior officer. Raised his voice and used unprofessional language, which included profanity, implied threats of violence, and expressions of insubordination. (Pursuant to the grievance process, suspension reduced from 3 days to 1 day.)

1-day suspension
Final
Yes
No
N/A

2017-12: As a supervisor, sent an unprofessional and disparaging e-mail to a subordinate officer

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2016-57: Was verbally abusive and used coarse language and excessive profanity toward his wife. Threatened his wife and made unwanted phone calls and sent unwanted text messages. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Harassment

Discharged
Final
Yes
Yes

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

2016-24: 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