Police and Fire


POSTED: Monday, August 10, 2009

Man allegedly hits officer

A 23-year-old man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly assaulted a police officer and kicked out a squad car window.

Police said officers were responding to a report of a fight at a Waianae beach when the man pushed an officer at about 7:05 p.m.

During the man's arrest, he punched and kicked the officer, police said. Inside the patrol car, he allegedly kicked out the window.

The officer was treated for minor injuries.

The man was booked on suspicion of first-degree assault on a law enforcement officer, harassment, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and fourth-degree criminal property damage.


2 arrested in car argument

Police booked a 54-year-old Pacific Heights woman and her 32-year-old daughter Saturday after a dispute over a car in Waimanalo.

At 2:20 p.m. the two were arguing over the vehicle when the mother assaulted her daughter, who was sitting in the car on Waikupanaha Street, police said.

The daughter sustained minor injuries and refused medical treatment.

Police booked the mother on suspicion of unauthorized entry of a motor vehicle and her daughter for two warrants.


Sex assault suspect charged

Authorities charged a 55-year-old Waipio man Thursday for allegedly sexually assaulting two girls over a two-year period.

Edward K. Alakai Jr. was charged with two counts of first-degree sexual assault and one count of third-degree sexual assault.

Police said two girls, ages 12 and 8, reported Alakai sexually assaulted them from Oct. 19, 2006, to Dec. 25, 2008, at homes in Ewa Beach and Waipahu.

He was arrested Wednesday at his Waikalua Drive home.

Alakai's bail was set at $180,000.