Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

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

2020-7: Maintained ownership of firearms while being criminally prosecuted for a felony offense. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Ownership or Possession Prohibited (Officer retired prior to discharge.)

Discharged
Final
No
Yes
Eric Yiu
2020-6

2018-1: Did not take reasonable safety precautions when reloading his firearm. Failed to properly preserve evidence.

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

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

2016-09: Was involved in an off-duty shooting incident, recklessly causing serious bodily injury.

Discharged
Final
No
Yes
Anson Kimura

2015-25: Unnecessarily brandished a department-issued AR-15 rifle in the police station parking lot and in the squad room.

Discharged
Final
No
No

2014-41: Struck the hand of the complainant with an electronic gun, causing injury. Failed to provide name and badge number upon request. Failed to submit a written report regarding this incident.

1-day suspension
Final
No
Yes
N/A

2013-18: The officer violated the department’s electric gun policy and was overbearing. The officer also submitted the electric gun under the wrong police report classification.

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

2013-27: The officer failed to submit a follow-up report for his deployment of oleoresin capsicum (pepper spray) during an incident that occurred while off duty.

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

2012-11: Violated the electric gun policy and used malicious force.

20-day suspension
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A