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Hawaiʻi Island police are warning the public about a spike in auto thefts in the Hilo District.

In March, 38 vehicles were reported stolen in Hilo. That compares with 21 stolen in March 2014 and 19 stolen in February of this year. In addition, police responded to eight reports of attempted auto thefts.

Police report 38 vehicles stolen in Hilo in March

Hawaiʻi Island police are warning the public about a spike in auto thefts in the Hilo District. In March, 38 vehicles were reported stolen in Hilo. That compares with 21 stolen in March 2014 and 19 stolen in February of this year. In addition, police responded to eight reports of attempted auto thefts.

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A 76-year-old Hilo man reported that when he returned to his 2001 Toyota 4Runner that was parked at Liliʻuokalani Gardens in Hilo on Friday morning (April 10), he found a strip of paper on his windshield warning him that his vehicle registration had expired, that he was not to move the vehicle and that a tow truck had been called. The owner then discovered that his vehicle registration sticker was missing. As he drove away, he observed a tow truck in the vicinity.

Police warn public of tow-truck scam

A 76-year-old Hilo man reported that when he returned to his 2001 Toyota 4Runner that was parked at Liliʻuokalani Gardens in Hilo on Friday morning (April 10), he found a strip of paper on his windshield warning him that his vehicle registration had expired, that he was not to move the vehicle and that a […]

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Three injured after small plane crashes at Hilo International Airport

Three people were injured when their small plane crashed about 1:45 p.m. Tuesday (April 14) at Hilo International Airport.

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Firefighters responded to a 2:10 a.m. alarm Sunday (April 12) about 1.5 miles up Amauulu Road in Hilo for a structure fire.

Crews arrived to find an older single family home engulfed in flames. The home was located at the end of an unpaved, difficult to access road for fire crews. The resident of the home was waiting with police for the firefighters.

Hilo home destroyed by fire Sunday (April 12)

Firefighters responded to a 2:10 a.m. alarm Sunday (April 12) about 1.5 miles up Amauulu Road in Hilo for a structure fire. Crews arrived to find an older single family home engulfed in flames. The home was located at the end of an unpaved, difficult to access road for fire crews. The resident of the […]

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Cherish Torres

Police shoots at oncoming vehicle, Hilo driver arrested Saturday (April 11)

Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating a non-fatal officer-involved shooting in Hilo on Saturday (April 11). Shortly before 4 p.m., a South Hilo patrol officer observed a black Honda Civic traveling down Lanikaula Street. When the officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop due to a traffic violation at the intersection of Lanikaula and Nowelo Street, […]

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Police seeking woman for questioning in connection with a theft in Hilo

Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman wanted for questioning in connection with a theft in Hilo on March 16.

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Since February, police have received several reports of elderly female shoppers who had purses removed from shopping carts at various stores in Hilo while the shoppers’ backs were turned momentarily. The thefts are being actively investigated.

Shoppers beware, purses being stolen from shopping carts

Since February, police have received several reports of elderly female shoppers who had purses removed from shopping carts at various stores in Hilo while the shoppers’ backs were turned momentarily. The thefts are being actively investigated.

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Makaala Pea

Police locate Hilo girl reported missing

Hawaiʻi Island police have located 17-year-old Makaala Pea of Hilo, who was reported missing. She was found in good health in Hilo on April 7.

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In conjunction with the 52nd Annual Merrie Monarch Festival, a temporary one-way traffic pattern will be in effect on Kalanikoa Street in Hilo.

Traffic will be allowed to flow in the makai, or northerly direction on Kalanikoa Street between Piʻilani Street and Kuawa Street during the festival. The one-way traffic pattern will remain in effect around the clock from 12 noon Wednesday, April 8, through 8 a.m. Sunday, April 12.

One-way traffic on Kalanikoa Street during Merrie Monarch Festival

In conjunction with the 52nd Annual Merrie Monarch Festival, a temporary one-way traffic pattern will be in effect on Kalanikoa Street in Hilo. Traffic will be allowed to flow in the makai, or northerly direction on Kalanikoa Street between Piʻilani Street and Kuawa Street during the festival. The one-way traffic pattern will remain in effect […]

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Hilo man charged with offenses in an assault case

A Hilo man has been charged with three offenses in connection with a reported assault Monday night (March 23). At about 8 p.m. Monday, a 43-year-old Hilo man reported that he was assaulted, held at knife point and threatened while at the home of an acquaintance at a home on Ohea Street. The victim managed […]

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Fire/rescue crews responded to a 3:05 p.m. alarm Tuesday (March 24) to the area near Wainaku Bridge in Hilo for a woman who was injured and unconscious after falling down the river embankment onto rocks at the river's edge.

Woman rescued after falling down Wainaku River embankment Tuesday (March 24)

Fire/rescue crews responded to a 3:05 p.m. alarm Tuesday (March 24) to the area near Wainaku Bridge in Hilo for a woman who was injured and unconscious after falling down the river embankment onto rocks at the river’s edge.

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Bronson I. K. Lee

Hilo man is charged with 16 offenses after theft of purse

A Hilo man has been charged with 16 offenses stemming from the theft of a purse. The purse was stolen from an 87-year-old woman at a drug store on Puainako Street in Hilo just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday (March 22). Shortly thereafter, the victim’s credit card was used at two businesses in the vicinity.

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