Days Suspended

Type of Misconduct



Prosecutors Notified

Union Intervention

Honolulu Police Misconduct

2022-003: Used unreasonable force by grabbing and forcing a detainee onto a bench when the detainee was not initially resisting or given a reasonable opportunity to comply with instructions. Used unreasonable force while assisting with restraining the detainee in an effort to remove the detainee‚ clothes without justification. Failed to intervene and take appropriate action upon witnessing the detainee being subjected to unreasonable force by other officers. Criminal Conduct Initiated:Assault in the Second Degree*Officer resigned prior to 10-day suspension.

* 10 days-day suspension
Sean Kim