Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct

Year

Status

Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2021-022: Operated a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant and collided into another vehicle. Failed to comply with traffic regulations when he operated his motor vehicle while holding and/or using a mobile electronic device with no legal exemption to do so. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of an Intoxicant

Discharged
Pending grievance
No
Yes
Dorian Soto

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

2020-4: Committed a federal criminal offense and was found guilty. Failed to participate with an administrative investigation. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Conspiracy Attempt to Obstruct an Official Proceeding (Prosecutors not notified because FBI handled the investigation.)

Discharged
Final
No
No

2019-3: Reported sick for multiple scheduled work shifts to attend an off-island athletic event. Was initially uncooperative during the administrative investigation.

60-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2018-8: Operated a personal vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant while off duty. Collided with a traffic light post and bus stop shelter. Refused to sumbit for testing for a measurable amount of alcohol as required by law. Criminal Conduct Initiated: Operating a Vehicle Under the Influence of an Intoxicant Refusal to Submit to Testing for Measurable Amount of Alcohol (Pursuant to the grievance process, arbitrator vacated the discharge and imposed a 6-month suspension.)

180-day suspension
Final
Yes
Yes
N/A

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

2017-4: After being sent by dispatch, failed to make an appropriate check for a hazardous driver and did not investigate the call pursuant to departmental policy.

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2017-7: Did not accurately record his on-duty police mileage and submitted mileage for days when he was not on duty. Failed to respond to these allegations.

10-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A

2017-13: Failed to appear in court for a subpoena and failed to make proper notification of his absence (second similar violation within 12 months).

1-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A
2017-41

2017-18: Violated policy by entering a residence without permission to question a suspect. Acted in a disrespectful manner toward a supervisor who was questioning the justification for the entry.

3-day suspension
Final
No
No
N/A
2017-29