Increased Police Presence Tomorrow

Hawaii Island Police are aware of social media post expect increased police presence tomorrow at our schools. Hawaii Island Police are investigating a threat made on a social media post towards one of the island schools. In addition to the Big Island School threat, other threats were made toward some Oahu Schools. Police investigating the […]

Man Dies in a Single-Vehicle Crash

A 26-year-old Hōlualoa man died from his injuries sustained in a single-vehicle crash Monday morning, (November 5), on Kuakini Highway, south of Higashihara Park in Kailua-Kona. He has been identified as Oliver Seitz. Responding to a 4:34 a.m. call, police determined that a 2005 Toyota sedan had been traveling north on Kuakini Highway when it […]

Missing: Glenn Miller of Keaʻau

Hawai’i Island Police are searching for a missing 41-year-old Keaʻau man with a medical condition that requires care and medication. Glenn Miller was last seen in Keaʻau on, (October 30). He is described as approximately 6-feet-2-inches, 170 pounds, short brown hair, and blue-gray eyes. He may be in operation of a black 1991 Mazda four-door sedan […]

Suspicious Death of a Six-Year-Old Boy

HPD Media Release Big Island Police are investigating the suspicious death of a six-year-old boy after the child died Wednesday evening. On, (October 31), at approximately 4:30 p.m., Kona patrol officers responded to a call at the Kailua Fire Station involving a 6-year-old male who had been taken there by family members while unconscious.   The […]

Pāhoa man wanted for an outstanding arrest warrant

Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in providing the whereabouts of a 63-year-old Pāhoa man wanted for an outstanding arrest warrant and an APB for theft. George D. Gellepes is described as 5-feet-11-inches, 155 pounds, fair complexion, with brown eyes and brown hair. Police ask anyone with information on this individual to […]

Police looking for Hilo couple on outstanding Warrants

Hawaii Island Police are seeking a Hilo couple wanted on outstanding warrants. Police are looking for Freddie Bacdad, described as 5’07”, 170 lbs., brown eyes and black hair.  Stacelynn Aiona is 4’11”, 126 lbs., brown eyes and light brown dyed hair. Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 808-961-3311, or the Hilo […]

A 53-year-old Waikoloa man was killed in a single-vehicle traffic accident in Kailua-Kona on Saturday

A 53-year-old Waikoloa man died following a single-vehicle crash Sunday, (October 14)  on Queen Ka’ahumanu Highway just north of the 85-mile marker in Kailua-Kona. He has been identified as Michael Shine. Responding to a 7:15 a.m. call, police determined that a silver 2013 Dodge Caravan being operated by Shine had been traveling northbound on Queen […]

Missing: Brandon Kessler-Mizuguchi

HPD Media Release Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for a 14-year-old Hilo boy, who was reported missing. Brandon Kessler-Mizuguchi was last seen in Hilo area on, (September 4), at about 8:00 p.m. He is described as 5-feet, 100 pounds with short black hair and brown eyes with a medium complexion. Police ask anyone with information […]